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FreeBSD: vlc -- invalid id3v2 tags may lead to invalid memory dereferencing (CVE-2010-2937)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/20/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/08/2014
Modified
05/08/2014

Description

The ReadMetaFromId3v2 function in taglib.cpp in the TagLib plugin in VideoLAN VLC media player 0.9.0 through 1.1.2 does not properly process ID3v2 tags, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted media file.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-vlc

References

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-vlc

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