vlc -- format string

2007-01-27T00:00:00
ID DSA-1252
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2007-01-27T00:00:00

Description

Kevin Finisterre discovered several format string problems in vlc, a multimedia player and streamer, that could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.1.svn20050314-1sarge2.

For the testing distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.6-svn20061012.debian-3.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.6.a.debian-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your vlc packages.