DescriptionThe wav_open_read function in frontend/input.c in Freeware Advanced Audio Coder (FAAC) 1.28 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (large loop) via a crafted wav file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs865909

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
faac (PTS)buster/non-free1.29.9.2-2fixed
sid/non-free, trixie/non-free, bullseye/non-free, bookworm/non-free1.30-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - faac <no-dsa> (Non-free not supported)
[jessie] - faac <no-dsa> (Non-free not supported)

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