Debian DSA-3288-1 : libav - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 84171


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library. A full list of the changes is available at;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11 .4


Upgrade the libav packages.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 6:11.4-1~deb8u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84171

File Name: debian_DSA-3288.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/15/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libav, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/13/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3395, CVE-2015-3417

BID: 74385, 74433

DSA: 3288