CVE-2016-1898

Priority
Description
FFmpeg 2.x allows remote attackers to conduct cross-origin attacks and read
arbitrary files by using the subfile protocol in an HTTP Live Streaming
(HLS) M3U8 file, leading to an external HTTP request in which the URL
string contains an arbitrary line of a local file.
Notes
 mdeslaur> DSA-3506-1 fixed this by building with --disable-protocol=concat
Package
Upstream:released (2.8.5,2.7.5,2.6.7,2.5.10)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (7:2.8.6-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (7:2.8.6-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (7:2.8.6-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (7:2.8.6-1ubuntu1)
Package
Source: libav (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was released [4:0.8.17-0ubuntu0.12.04.2])
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:18:39 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)