SECURITY ALERT: FFmpeg Security Update
Posted by on 07 January 2012 11:35 PM
Shared by: Debian Security Advisory
Package : FFmpeg
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in FFmpeg, a multimedia player, server and encoder. Multiple input validations in the decoders for QDM2, VP5, VP6, VMD and SVQ1 files could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 4:0.5.6-3.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 4:0.7.3-1 of the libav source package.
We recommend that you upgrade your FFmpeg packages.