Bug#823723: mplayer: CVE-2016-4352: Mplayer/Mencoder integer overflow parsing gif files

Salvatore Bonaccorso carnil at debian.org
Sun May 8 04:18:46 UTC 2016

Source: mplayer
Version: 2:1.0~rc4.dfsg1+svn34540-1
Severity: important
Tags: security upstream fixed-upstream
Forwarded: https://trac.mplayerhq.hu/ticket/2295
Control: found -1 2:1.3.0-1


the following vulnerability was published for mplayer.

Mplayer/Mencoder integer overflow parsing gif files

The issue seems present sourcewise up to 2:1.3.0-1 in unstable.

If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id in your changelog entry.

For further information see:

[0] https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2016-4352

Please adjust the affected versions in the BTS as needed.


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