Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libsndfile, the worst of which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Package||media-libs/libsndfile on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.0.28|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.0.28|
libsndfile is a C library for reading and writing files containing sampled sound.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libsndfile. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libsndfile users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libsndfile-1.0.28"
July 08, 2017
August 06, 2017: 2