USN-3306-1: libsndfile vulnerabilities
1 June 2017
Several security issues were fixed in libsndfile.
- libsndfile - Library for reading/writing audio files
Agostino Sarubbo and Jakub Jirasek discovered that libsndfile incorrectly
handled certain malformed files. A remote attacker could use this issue to
cause libsndfile to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
the necessary changes.