Debian Security Advisory
DLA-917-1 rtmpdump -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 25 Apr 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-8270, CVE-2015-8271, CVE-2015-8272.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were found in rtmpdump and the librtmp library.
A bug in AMF3ReadString in librtmp can cause a denial of service via application crash to librtmp users that talk to a malicious server.
The AMF3_Decode function in librtmp doesn't properly validate its input, which can lead to arbitrary code execution when talking to a malicious attacker.
A bug in rtmpsrv can lead to a crash when talking to a malicious client.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2.4+20111222.git4e06e21-1+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your rtmpdump packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS