CVE-2011-3940

NameCVE-2011-3940
Descriptionnsvdec.c in libavcodec in FFmpeg 0.7.x before 0.7.12 and 0.8.x before 0.8.11, and in Libav 0.5.x before 0.5.9, 0.6.x before 0.6.6, 0.7.x before 0.7.5, and 0.8.x before 0.8.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and write) via a crafted NSV file that triggers "use of uninitialized streams."
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ReferencesDSA-2471-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ffmpeg (PTS)stretch7:3.2.14-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)7:3.2.15-0+deb9u1fixed
buster, buster (security)7:4.1.6-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye7:4.3-3fixed
sid7:4.3.1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ffmpegsourcesqueeze4:0.5.8-1DSA-2471-1
ffmpegsource(unstable)7:2.4.1-1
libavsource(unstable)4:0.8.1-1

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