+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #257217 +++
From the advisory:
FFmpeg contains a type conversion vulnerability while parsing malformed 4X
movie files. The vulnerability may be exploited by a (remote) attacker to
execute arbitrary code in the context of FFmpeg or an application using
the FFmpeg library.
Upstream has fixed this in svn r16846, i haven't found a release yet.
mplayer-1.0_rc2_p28450 in the tree
Arches, please test and mark stable:
Target keywords : "alpha amd64 hppa ia64 ppc ppc64 sparc x86"
Stable for HPPA.
Stable on alpha.