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VideoLAN-SA-0806: Heap-overflow in the VLC WAV demuxer

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VideoLAN-SA-0806: Heap-overflow in the VLC WAV demuxer

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/07/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/24/2013
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Integer overflow in the Open function in modules/demux/wav.c in VLC Media Player 0.8.6h on Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large fmt chunk in a WAV file.

Solution(s)

  • videolan-vlc-upgrade-0_8_6i

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