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Bug 533700 (CVE-2014-9756) - <media-libs/libsndfile-1.0.26: division by zero leading to denial of service in psf_fwrite()
Summary: <media-libs/libsndfile-1.0.26: division by zero leading to denial of service ...
Alias: CVE-2014-9756
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [noglsa]
Depends on: 566680
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Reported: 2014-12-27 18:04 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2016-06-21 09:28 UTC (History)
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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2014-12-27 18:04:33 UTC
From ${URL} :

A divide-by-zero may occur in libsndfile, resulting in an application crash.
Upstream commit that fixes this issue:

@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 2 Justin Lecher (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-01-26 08:58:23 UTC
commit 6f4d6d4e5f9402581ccb90dcba045a509b03a99a
Author: Justin Lecher <>
Date:   Tue Jan 26 09:51:14 2016 +0100

    media-libs/libsndfile: Drop version vulnerable for CVE-2015-7805

    Package-Manager: portage-2.2.27
    Signed-off-by: Justin Lecher <>
Comment 3 Justin Lecher (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-01-26 08:58:34 UTC
@sec, clean again.
Comment 4 Aaron Bauman (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-06-21 09:28:25 UTC
GLSA Vote: No

Tree is clean per previous comment by jlec.