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VLC Media Player 'MP4' Denial of Service Vulnerability (Windows)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Denial of Service

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

This host is installed with VLC Media Player and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

A division by zero error exists when handling MP4 files, which can be exploited to cause a crash.

Affected Software

Affected Software

VLC media player version 2.0.1 on Windows

Solution

Solution

Update to version 2.0.2 or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)