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Bug 285719 - <media-video/ffmpeg-0.5_p19928: "vmd_read_header()" Integer Overflow Vulnerability
Summary: <media-video/ffmpeg-0.5_p19928: "vmd_read_header()" Integer Overflow Vulnerab...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B2 [glsa]
Depends on: 283953 284695 285414 285612 285896 285898
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Reported: 2009-09-20 16:19 UTC by Alexis Ballier
Modified: 2013-10-25 19:10 UTC (History)
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Description Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2009-09-20 16:19:17 UTC
See $URL.
I've just pushed a newer snapshot because there weren't annoying changes since the last one.
Please investigate if we need to stabilize it. In that case, we'll need to make a couple of packages go with it at the same time and check the reverse dependencies.
Comment 1 Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2009-09-22 04:51:13 UTC
blender-2.48a fails to build against this version
Comment 2 Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2009-09-22 06:59:35 UTC
Should be all set up now. I'm done there. I'll let you handle the stable blockers with the respective maintainers.

For arch teams testing, there is the test suite and there's also fate:
If you want to run this at home, you can have a look at:
And grab my hacked

Compare the results with the expected ones on the first link. Note that some fate boxes are running Gentoo.
Comment 3 Paweł Hajdan, Jr. (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2011-01-10 11:54:10 UTC
That version of ffmpeg is not even in the tree, so nothing to stabilize. Should we make the decision about GLSA?
Comment 4 Stefan Behte (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2011-10-08 22:25:24 UTC
Added to pending GLSA request.
Comment 5 Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2013-08-14 21:11:51 UTC
nothing left to do for media-video@
Comment 6 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2013-10-25 19:10:50 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201310-12 at
by GLSA coordinator Sean Amoss (ackle).