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 Severity: High
    Title: libvpx: Multiple Vulnerabilities
     Date: October 04, 2023
     Bugs: #914875, #914987
       ID: 202310-04

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvpx, the worst of
which could result in arbitrary code execution.

Background
==========

libvpx is the VP8 codec SDK used to encode and decode video streams,
typically within a WebM format media file.

Affected packages
=================

Package            Vulnerable    Unaffected
-----------------  ------------  ------------
media-libs/libvpx  < 1.13.1      >= 1.13.1

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvpx. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All libvpx users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libvpx-1.13.1"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2023-5217
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-5217
[ 2 ] CVE-2023-44488
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-44488

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202310-04

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2023 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-202310-04: libvpx: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvpx, the worst of which could result in arbitrary code execution.

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvpx. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

All libvpx users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libvpx-1.13.1"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2023-5217 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-5217 [ 2 ] CVE-2023-44488 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2023-44488

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202310-04

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: High
Title: libvpx: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: October 04, 2023
Bugs: #914875, #914987
ID: 202310-04

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvpx, the worst of which could result in arbitrary code execution.

Background

libvpx is the VP8 codec SDK used to encode and decode video streams, typically within a WebM format media file.

Affected Packages

Package Vulnerable Unaffected ----------------- ------------ ------------ media-libs/libvpx < 1.13.1 >= 1.13.1

Impact

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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