Bug 1277900 - CVE-2015-7805 pulseaudio: libsndfile: Heap overflow vulnerability when parsing specially crafted AIFF header [fedora-all]
CVE-2015-7805 pulseaudio: libsndfile: Heap overflow vulnerability when parsin...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pulseaudio (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Lennart Poettering
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: CVE-2015-7805
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Reported: 2015-11-04 05:23 EST by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2016-01-22 09:35 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-01-22 09:35:55 EST
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Description Adam Mariš 2015-11-04 05:23:38 EST
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Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2016-01-22 09:35:55 EST
Why was this bug filed against pulseaudio?  

As far as I can tell, pulseaudio builds already use system-wise libsndfile, which has already been patched for this vulnerability.

Closing (feel free to re-open if you have anything to add)

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