Bug#401304: CVE-2006-4800: GStreamer FFmpeg Plug-in Multiple Buffer Overflows

Stefan Fritsch sf at sfritsch.de
Sat Dec 2 14:10:23 CET 2006

Package: gstreamer0.8-ffmpeg
Severity: grave
Tags: security
Justification: user security hole

According to


gstreamer0.8-ffmpeg is vulnerable to an ffmpeg buffer overflow and
gstreamer0.8-ffmpeg does not seem to link dynamically against the ffmpeg in
Debian. You should try to link against ffmpeg dynamically if possible.

Please mention the CVE id in the changelog.

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