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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2007-6683: VLC: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2007-6683: VLC: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
01/16/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The browser plugin in VideoLAN VLC 0.8.6d allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via (1) the :demuxdump-file option in a filename in a playlist, or (2) a EXTVLCOPT statement in an MP3 file, possibly an argument injection vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-video-vlc

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