Multiple vulnerabilities were found in FFmpeg, the worst of which might enable remote attackers to cause user-assisted execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||media-video/ffmpeg on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.0.7|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.0.7|
FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in FFmpeg. Please review the CVE identifiers and FFmpeg changelogs referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media file, possibly leading to the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application or a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All FFmpeg users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-video/ffmpeg-1.0.7"