[USN-3988-1] MediaInfo vulnerabilities
eduardo.barretto at canonical.com
Thu May 16 19:20:58 UTC 2019
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3988-1
May 16, 2019
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 19.04
- Ubuntu 18.10
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
MediaInfo could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.
- libmediainfo: library reading metadata from media files
It was discovered that MediaInfo contained multiple security issues
handling certain multimedia files. If a user were tricked into opening
crafted multimedia file, an attacker could cause MediaInfo to crash,
in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
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