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VideoLAN-SA-0702: Format string injection in Vorbis, Theora, SAP and CDDA plugins

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VideoLAN-SA-0702: Format string injection in Vorbis, Theora, SAP and CDDA plugins

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/21/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/24/2013
Modified
05/27/2016

Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in plugins in VideoLAN VLC Media Player before 0.8.6c allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in (1) an Ogg/Vorbis file, (2) an Ogg/Theora file, (3) a CDDB entry for a CD Digital Audio (CDDA) file, or (4) Service Announce Protocol (SAP) multicast packets.

Solution(s)

  • videolan-vlc-upgrade-0_8_6c

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