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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-5036: VLC: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-5036: VLC: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/10/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in VideoLAN VLC media player 0.9.x before 0.9.6 might allow user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via an an invalid RealText (rt) subtitle file, related to the ParseRealText function in modules/demux/subtitle.c. NOTE: this issue was SPLIT from CVE-2008-5032 on 20081110.

Solution(s)

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

References

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

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