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VideoLAN-SA-1108: Heap corruption in VLC TiVo demuxer

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VideoLAN-SA-1108: Heap corruption in VLC TiVo demuxer

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/30/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/24/2013
Modified
12/09/2016

Description

Double free vulnerability in the get_chunk_header function in modules/demux/ty.c in VideoLAN VLC media player 0.9.0 through 1.1.12 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TiVo (TY) file.

Solution(s)

  • videolan-vlc-upgrade-1_1_13

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