Debian Security Advisory

DSA-2412-1 libvorbis -- buffer overflow

Date Reported:
19 Feb 2012
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2012-0444.
More information:

It was discovered that a heap overflow in the Vorbis audio compression library could lead to the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed Ogg Vorbis file is processed.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.1-1+squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your libvorbis packages.