Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2525-1 wavpack -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
15 Jan 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 915564, Bug 915565, Bug 932060, Bug 932061, Bug 927903, Bug 978548.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-19840, CVE-2018-19841, CVE-2019-11498, CVE-2019-1010315, CVE-2019-1010317, CVE-2019-1010319, CVE-2020-35738.
More information:

Multiple vulnerabilites in wavpack were found, like OOB read (which could potentially lead to a DOS attack), unexpected control flow, crashes, integer overflow, and segfaults.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 5.0.0-2+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your wavpack packages.

For the detailed security status of wavpack please refer to its security tracker page at:

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