libsndfile1 - Library for reading/writing audio files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libsndfile1_1.0.28-6_i386.deb
Package name libsndfile1
Package version 1.0.28
Package release 6
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category libs role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Multimedia Maintainers <>
Download size 267.65 KB
Installed size 666.00 KB
libsndfile is a library of C routines for reading and writing files containing
sampled audio data.
Various versions of WAV (integer, floating point, GSM, and compressed formats);
Microsoft PCM, A-law and u-law formats; AIFF, AIFC and RIFX; various AU/SND
formats (Sun/NeXT, Dec AU, G721 and G723 ADPCM); RAW header-less PCM files;
Amiga IFF/8SVX/16SV PCM files; Ensoniq PARIS  (.PAF); Apple's Core Audio Format
(CAF) and others.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libsndfile1_1.0.28-6_amd64.deb 1.0.28 amd64 Debian Main
libsndfile1 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libflac8 >= 1.3.0
libogg0 >= 1.0rc3
libvorbis0a >= 1.2.3
libvorbisenc2 >= 1.2.3


Type URL
Binary Package libsndfile1_1.0.28-6_i386.deb
Source Package libsndfile

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libsndfile1 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libsndfile1




2019-03-08 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.28-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Backported fix for out-of-bound reading (CVE-2019-3832) (Closes: #922372)
2019-02-12 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.28-5) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/control: Set Vcs-* to
* d/changelog: Remove trailing whitespaces
[ Felipe Sateler ]
* Change maintainer address to
[ IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) ]
* Normalize patches with 'gbp pq'
* Add patch to fix buffer overflows in alaw/ulaw code
(CVE-2018-19661, CVE-2018-19662, CVE-2017-17456 and CVE-2017-17457).
Thanks to Hugo Lefeuvre <> (Closes: #884735)
* Patch to fix division by zero (CVE-2017-14634)
Thanks to Fabian Greffrath <> (Closes: #876783)
* Patch to fix heap read overflow (CVE-2018-19758)
Thanks to Erik de Castro Lopo <> (Closes: #917416)
* Patch to ensure that maxnum channels is not exceeded.
Thanks to Brett T. Warden <>
* Declare that "root" is not required to build this package
* Removed whitespace at end of d/changelog
* Bumped dh compat to 12
* Bump standards version to 4.3.0
2017-08-17 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.28-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Moved maintainance to pkg-multimedia team
* Made examples buildable (and build reproducible)
* Dropped doubly installed docs
* Dropped B-D on autotools-dev
* Bumped standards version to 4.0.1
2017-07-12 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.28-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Backported heap-overflow fix from upstream.
2017-06-20 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.28-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Backported fixes for RF64 support on armel/armhf (Closes: #865344)
2017-06-20 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.28-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 1.0.28
* d/patches/
* Removed patches applied upstream
* Refreshed patches
* Backported patch for fixing CVE-2017-6892
(Closes: #864704)
* Fixed more typos
* d/control: single line per Depends
* Switched packaging to shorthand dh
* Build automatic debug packages
* Dropped setting of DEB_*_GNU_TYPE and friends
* Raised debhelper compat to 10
* Dropped B-D on dh-autoreconf
* B-D on autotools-dev
* Use DEP5 for d/copyright
* Bumped standards version to 4.0.0
2017-05-28 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.27-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Mentioned CVEs fixed by fix_bufferoverflows.patch
(CVE-2017-7741, CVE-2017-7586, CVE-2017-7585)
* Backported patch for error handling of malicious/broken FLAC files
(CVE-2017-7742, CVE-2017-7741, CVE-2017-7585)
(Closes: #860255)
* Backported patch to fix buffer read overflow in FLAC code
(Closes: #862204)
* Backported patches to fix memory leaks in FLAC code
(Closes: #862203)
* Backported patch to fix buffer overruns in FLAC-code
(CVE-2017-8365, CVE-2017-8363, CVE-2017-8361)
(Closes: #862205, #862203, #862202)
* Added Vcs-* stanzas to d/control
2017-04-04 - IOhannes m zmölnig (Debian/GNU) <>
libsndfile (1.0.27-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Backported fixes for buffer-write overflows from 1.0.28.
Thanks to Erik de Castro Lopo
* Added myself to uploaders

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