GLSA-201603-06 : FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201603-06
(FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in FFmpeg. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code or cause a
Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-06

Solution :

All FFmpeg users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/ffmpeg-2.6.3'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)