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(maybe) CVE request: libvpx before 1.0 crasher
From: Hanno Böck <hanno () hboeck de>
Date: Sat, 28 Jan 2012 14:39:36 +0100

libvpx (webm library) has released a new version that fixes a crasher

I'm not 100% sure if and in what situation crash bugs qualify as
security issues.

However, I tend to think that this one does. libvpx is used in browsers
and crashing browsers seems an issue to me.
Also, it could be used to crash automatic media re-encoding-services
(e.g. backends of video websites like youtube).

So I'd request a CVE.

Hanno Böck              mail/jabber: hanno () hboeck de
GPG: BBB51E42           http://www.hboeck.de/

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