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Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 00:50:44 +1000
From: Steffen Joeris <>
Subject: CVE id request: libavformat


There is a possible DoS in libavformat.

mplayer bugreport:

The quote from the bugreport:
This has audio sectors mixed in with video sectors, so the check at 
psxstr.c:319 copies them onto the end of the video packet, going past 
the end of the buffer.

Upstream patch:

Debian bugreport:

Could I get a CVE id for this?


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