Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3506-1 libav -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 04 Mar 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-1897, CVE-2016-1898, CVE-2016-2326.
- More information:
Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 6:0.8.17-2.
For the stable distribution (jessie), libav has been updated to 6:11.6-1~deb8u1 which brings several further bugfixes as detailed in the upstream changelog: https://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11.6
We recommend that you upgrade your libav packages.