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VideoLAN-SA-1203: Buffer overflow in PNG decoder

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VideoLAN-SA-1203: Buffer overflow in PNG decoder

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/26/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/24/2013
Modified
11/06/2013

Description

libpng_plugin in VideoLAN VLC media player 2.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PNG file.

Solution(s)

  • videolan-vlc-upgrade-2_0_4

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