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Debian: CVE-2017-7208: libav -- security update

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
6 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P) March 21, 2017 November 01, 2017 February 19, 2019

Description

The decode_residual function in libavcodec in libav 9.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read) or obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted h264 video file.

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References

Solution

debian-upgrade-libav