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CVE-2016-2540 Detail

Description

Audacity before 2.1.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted FORMATCHUNK structure.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/07/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-2540
Original release date:
02/07/2018
Last revised:
02/12/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Release_Notes_2.1.2 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Release_Notes_2.1.2
https://fortiguard.com/zeroday/FG-VD-15-116 External Source MISC https://fortiguard.com/zeroday/FG-VD-15-116
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/02/msg00012.html External Source MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20180212 [SECURITY] [DLA 1277-1] audacity security update

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