CVE-2019-6956

NameCVE-2019-6956
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in Freeware Advanced Audio Decoder 2 (FAAD2) 2.8.8. It is a buffer over-read in ps_mix_phase in libfaad/ps_dec.c.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs914641

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
faad2 (PTS)jessie2.7-8+deb8u1vulnerable
stretch2.8.0~cvs20161113-1+deb9u1vulnerable
buster, sid2.8.8-2vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
faad2source(unstable)(unfixed)medium914641

Notes

[buster] - faad2 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - faad2 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://sourceforge.net/p/faac/bugs/240/

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