libsox-fmt-base - Minimal set of SoX format libraries

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Universe amd64
Package filename libsox-fmt-base_14.4.2-3ubuntu0.19.04.1_amd64.deb
Package name libsox-fmt-base
Package version 14.4.2
Package release 3ubuntu0.19.04.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/sound
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 30.36 KB
Installed size 374.00 KB
SoX is the swiss army knife of sound processing.
This package contains most audio formats libraries supported by SoX.
Among them: Ogg Vorbis, WAV, AIFF, VOC, SND, AU, GSM, WavPack, LPC10, FLAC,
MATLAB/GNU Octave, Portable Voice Format, AMR and Sound Forge Audio Format.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libsox-fmt-base_14.4.2-3ubuntu0.19.04.1_i386.deb 14.4.2 i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
libsox-fmt-base_14.4.2-3_i386.deb 14.4.2 i386 Ubuntu Universe
libsox-fmt-base_14.4.2-3_amd64.deb 14.4.2 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
libsox-fmt-base - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libflac8 >= 1.3.0
libgsm1 >= 1.0.18
libogg0 >= 1.0rc3
libopencore-amrnb0 -
libopencore-amrwb0 -
libsndfile1 >= 1.0.20
libsox3 >= 14.4.2~
libvorbis0a >= 1.1.2
libvorbisenc2 >= 1.1.2
libvorbisfile3 >= 1.1.2
libwavpack1 >= 4.40.0


Name Value
libsox-fmt-flac -
libsox-fmt-gsm -
libsox-fmt-libsndfile -
libsox-fmt-ogg -
libsox-fmt-sndfile -


Type URL
Binary Package libsox-fmt-base_14.4.2-3ubuntu0.19.04.1_amd64.deb
Source Package sox

Install Howto

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


2019-08-01 - Eduardo Barretto <>
sox (14.4.2-3ubuntu0.19.04.1) disco-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: Integer overflow on the result of multiplication fed into
- debian/patches/CVE-2019-8354.patch: fix possible buffer size overflow in
- CVE-2019-8354
* SECURITY UPDATE: Integer overflow on the result of multiplication fed into
lsx_valloc macro that wraps malloc.
- debian/patches/CVE-2019-8355.patch: fix possible overflow in
lsx_(re)valloc() size calculation
- CVE-2019-8355
* SECURITY UPDATE: Stack-based buffer overflow can lead to write access
outside of the statically declared array.
- debian/patches/CVE-2019-8356.patch: fft4g bail if size too large.
- CVE-2019-8356
* SECURITY UPDATE: NULL pointer deference in lsx_make_lpf.
- debian/patches/CVE-2019-8357.patch: fix possible null pointer deref in
- CVE-2019-8357
2017-12-18 - Jaromír Mikeš <>
sox (14.4.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Patch 0005 refreshed. (Closes: #882599)
* Improve english in d/bug-presubj file. (Closes: #882601)
* Bump Standards.
* Use secure uri where possible.
2017-11-24 - Jaromír Mikeš <>
sox (14.4.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable to start transition.
* Add patch to fix CVE-2017-15372. (Closes: #878808)
* Add patch to fix CVE-2017-15642. (Closes: #882144)
* Add patch to fix CVE-2017-11333 in vorbis lib. (Closes: #882236)
2017-11-19 - Jaromír Mikeš <>
sox (14.4.2-1) experimental; urgency=medium
[ Jaromír Mikeš ]
* New upstream version 14.4.2 (Closes: #800344)
* Set compat/dh 10.
* Bump Standards.
* Adopt package.(Closes: #876904)
* Update Homepage to avoid redirecting.
* Update Vcs entry.
* Improve description of dev package.
* Drop unused patches.
* Delete dirs files.
* Simplify install files.
* Simplify rules file.
* Set hardening all.
* Try avoid useless linking.
* Update copyright file.
* Introduce symbols file.
* Bump soname.
* Use secure uri in watch file.
* Introduce script.
* Add patch to fix build.
* Add patch to fix spelling.
* Add patches to fix CVE's.
(Closes: #878809) (Closes: #878810) (Closes: #870328)
* Add gbp.conf.
* Add override_dh_installchangelogs.
* Remove old configure option.
* override_dh_makeshlibs is not needed any more.
* Add 0010-wavpack_check_errors.patch. (Closes: #881145)
* Add bug-presubj file.
* Add man page fixing patch.
* Add xa-validate-channel-count patch. (Closes: #881121)
[ Sebastian Ramacher ]
* Remove shlibs file, symbols file already present
2014-12-24 - Pascal Giard <>
sox (14.4.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Patches to fix memory corruptions on the heap, CVE-2014-8145
(closes: #773720):
+ 0001-Check-for-minimum-size-sphere-headers.patch
+ 0002-More-checks-for-invalid-MS-ADPCM-blocks.patch
2014-05-21 - Pascal Giard <>
sox (14.4.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* [debian/rules,debian/control]:
- Build with dh-autoreconf instead of autotools-dev to fix FTBFS on new
architectures. Thanks to William Grant <> and Breno
Leitao <> (Closes: #746517).
* [debian/control]:
- Remove useless build-dep on libav* (Closes: #748049).
2013-04-15 - Pascal Giard <>
sox (14.4.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* [debian/rules]:
- Added an explicit call to dh_installchangelogs as Ubuntu no longer does
does it by default. It's important for us as it contains the list of
past contributors.
* [debian/docs]:
- Fixed paths to files.

See Also

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