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VLC Media Player 'audio.c' Heap-Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (Windows)
5 years ago
4 years ago
The host is installed with VLC media player and is prone to heap overflow vulnerability.
The flaw is due to error in the transcode module that may allow a corrupted stream to overflow buffers on the heap. With a non-malicious input, this could lead to heap corruption and a crash.
VideoLAN VLC media player before 2.1.5 on Windows.
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.
Upgrade to VideoLAN VLC media player version 2.1.5 or later.