Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4119-1 libav -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 19 Feb 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-16803.
- More information:
Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library. A full list of the changes is available at https://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11.12
For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 6:11.12-1~deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libav packages.
For the detailed security status of libav please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libav