USN-5420-1: Vorbis vulnerabilities
12 May 2022
Several security issues were fixed in Vorbis.
- libvorbis - The Vorbis General Audio Compression Codec
It was discovered that Vorbis incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service,
or possibly execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2017-14160, CVE-2018-10392, CVE-2018-10393)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
- libvorbis0a - 1.3.5-3ubuntu0.2+esm1
- libvorbisfile3 - 1.3.5-3ubuntu0.2+esm1
- libvorbisenc2 - 1.3.5-3ubuntu0.2+esm1
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.