Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4049-1 ffmpeg -- security update

Date Reported:
27 Nov 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-15186, CVE-2017-15672, CVE-2017-16840.
More information:

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the FFmpeg multimedia framework, which could result in denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code if malformed files/streams are processed.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 7:3.2.9-1~deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your ffmpeg packages.

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