liblivemedia62 and liblivemedia64 probably have CVE-2018-4013 security problem

Bug #1802160 reported by Richard Henschel on 2018-11-07
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liblivemedia (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I asked a question about this and was told it would be best to report as a bug. There is a source tar ball from October 17, 2018 at LiveMedia source site that has the security problem fixed. I am running Ubuntu 18.04, but 18.10 likely also has the issue.

CVE References

Alex Murray (alexmurray) wrote :

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Since the package referred to in this bug is in universe or multiverse, it is community maintained. If you are able, I suggest coordinating with upstream and posting a debdiff for this issue. When a debdiff is available, members of the security team will review it and publish the package. See the following link for more information:

information type: Private Security → Public Security
tags: added: community-security
Sebastian Ramacher (s-ramacher) wrote :

Fixed in 2018.11.26-1.

Changed in liblivemedia (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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