USN-4473-1: libmysofa vulnerabilities

26 August 2020

Several security issues were fixed in libmysofa.

Releases

Packages

  • libmysofa - library to read HRTFs stored in the AES69-2015 SOFA format

Details

It was discovered that libmysofa incorrectly handled certain input files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service or
other unspecified impact.
(CVE-2019-16091, CVE-2019-16092, CVE-2019-16093, CVE-2019-16094,
CVE-2019-16095)

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 18.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.