vlc -- invalid id3v2 tags may lead to invalid memory dereferencing

2010-07-29T00:00:00
ID E7D91A3C-A7C9-11DF-870C-00242B513D7C
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2010-07-29T00:00:00

Description

VideoLAN project reports:

VLC fails to perform sufficient input validation when trying to extract some meta-informations about input media through ID3v2 tags. In the failure case, VLC attempt dereference an invalid memory address, and a crash will ensure.