Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1632-1 libsndfile -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 10 Jan 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 917416.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-19758.
- More information:
A heap-buffer-overflow vulnerability was discovered in libsndfile, the library for reading and writing files containing sampled sound. This flaw might be triggered by remote attackers to cause denial of service (out of bounds read and application crash).
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.25-9.1+deb8u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libsndfile 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