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VideoLAN-SA-0809: Buffer overflow in VLC TiVo demuxer

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VideoLAN-SA-0809: Buffer overflow in VLC TiVo demuxer

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/22/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/24/2013
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Multiple integer overflows in ty.c in the TY demux plugin (aka the TiVo demuxer) in VideoLAN VLC media player, probably 0.9.4, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted .ty file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-4654.

Solution(s)

  • videolan-vlc-upgrade-0_9_5

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