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|Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2013 8:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201310-13 ] MPlayer: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: MPlayer: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201310-13)
Date: October 25, 2013
Bug(s): #253649, #279342, #339037, #379297, #394809
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in MPlayer and the bundled
FFmpeg, the worst of which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
MPlayer is a media player including support for a wide range of audio
and video formats.
Vulnerable: < 1.1-r1
Unaffected: >= 1.1-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MPlayer and the bundled
FFmpeg. Please review the CVE identifiers and FFmpeg GLSA referenced
below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a crafted media file to
execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All MPlayer users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-video/mplayer-1.1-r1"