Debian Security Advisory
DLA-844-1 libquicktime -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 01 Mar 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 855099.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-2399.
- More information:
nemuxRomano discovered that an integer overflow in the quicktime_read_pascal function in libquicktime 1.2.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have other unspecified impact via a crafted hdlr MP4 atom.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.2.4-3+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libquicktime packages.
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