Ubuntu update for ffmpeg

by Carol~ Moderator - 1/29/13 11:21 AM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - January 29, 2013 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date: 2013-01-29

Criticality level : Highly critical
Impact : DoS
System access
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Operating System : Ubuntu Linux 10.04

Description:
Ubuntu has issued an update for ffmpeg. This fixes two vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise an application using the library.

Solution:
Apply updated packages.

Original Advisory:
USN-1706-1:
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1706-1

http://secunia.com/advisories/51991/