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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-0858: Libav: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-0858: Libav: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/20/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The Shorten codec (shorten.c) in libavcodec in FFmpeg 0.7.x before 0.7.12 and 0.8.x before 0.8.11, and in Libav 0.5.x before 0.5.9, 0.6.x before 0.6.6, 0.7.x before 0.7.5, and 0.8.x before 0.8.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Shorten file, related to an "invalid free".

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-video-libav

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