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FFmpeg: CVE-2011-0722: Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

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FFmpeg: CVE-2011-0722: Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/20/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/29/2017
Modified
10/11/2017

Description

FFmpeg before 0.5.4, as used in MPlayer and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed RealMedia file.

Solution(s)

  • ffmpeg-upgrade-0_5_4

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