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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-9628: vlc multiple issues

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-9628: vlc multiple issues

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/02/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
02/07/2020

Description

The MP4_ReadBox_String function in modules/demux/mp4/libmp4.c in VideoLAN VLC media player before 2.1.6 allows remote attackers to trigger an unintended zero-size malloc and conduct buffer overflow attacks, and consequently execute arbitrary code, via a box size of 7.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-vlc

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