Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libde265, the worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Package||media-libs/libde265 on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.0.3|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.0.3|
Open h.265 video codec implementation.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libde265. Please review libde265 changelog referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media file using libde265 or linked applications, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libde265 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libde265-1.0.3"
November 10, 2018
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