This is the mail archive of the cygwin mailing list for the Cygwin project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

Re: [SECURITY] Updated: libvorbis-1.3.6-1

Daniel Blanchet 

> Le 17 mars 2018 à 17:06, David Rothenberger <> a écrit :
> A new version of the libvorbis, libvorbis-devel, libvorbis0,
> libvorbisenc2, and libvorbisfile3 packages are now available for
> download.
> =========
> Fixes CVE-2018-5146
> ============
> Vorbis is a general purpose audio and music encoding format
> contemporary to MPEG-4's AAC and TwinVQ, the next generation beyond
> MPEG audio layer 3. Unlike the MPEG sponsored formats (and other
> proprietary formats such as RealAudio G2 and Windows' flavor of the
> month), the Vorbis CODEC specification belongs to the public
> domain. All the technical details are published and documented, and
> any software entity may make full use of the format without license
> fee, royalty or patent concerns.
> This package contains:
> * libvorbis, a BSD-style license software implementation of
>  the Vorbis specification by the Xiph.Org Foundation 
>  ( 
> * libvorbisfile, a BSD-style license convenience library
>  built on Vorbis designed to simplify common uses
> * libvorbisenc, a BSD-style license library that provides a simple,
>  programmatic encoding setup interface 
> ==========
> If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
> the appropriate place.
> -- 
> David Rothenberger  ----

Problem reports:
Unsubscribe info:

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]