USN-2944-1: Libav vulnerabilities
4 April 2016
Libav could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- libav - Multimedia player, server, encoder and transcoder
It was discovered that Libav incorrectly handled certain malformed media
files. If a user were tricked into opening a crafted media file, an
attacker could cause a denial of service via application crash, or possibly
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the