GLSA-201701-71 : FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities

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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-201701-71
(FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

Remote attackers could cause a Denial of Service condition via various
crafted media file types or have other unspecified impacts.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-71

Solution :

All FFmpeg users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/ffmpeg-2.8.10'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96857 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7122
CVE-2016-7450
CVE-2016-7502
CVE-2016-7555
CVE-2016-7562
CVE-2016-7785
CVE-2016-7905

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