Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3315-2 sox -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
20 Mar 2023
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1032082.
More information:

One of the security fixes released as DLA 3315 introduced a regression in the processing of WAV files with variable bitrate encoding. Updated sox packages are available to correct this issue.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 14.4.2+git20190427-1+deb10u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your sox packages.

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

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