KLA10008Denial of Service in VideoLAN VLC Media Player

2014-05-14T00:00:00
ID KLA10008
Type kaspersky
Reporter Kaspersky Lab
Modified 2018-07-05T00:00:00

Description

CVSS:

4.3

Detect date:

05/14/2014

Severity:

Warning

Description:

An unspecified vulnerability was found in VLC versions 2.1.3 and earlier. By exploiting this vulnerability malicious users can cause denial of service. This vulnerability can be exploited from the network through a specially designed .png file. It is caused by codeclibpng_plugin.dll.

Affected products:

VideoLAN VLC Media Player 2.1.3

Solution:

Update to latest version
VLC

Original advisories:

NVD

Impacts:

DoS

Related products:

VLC media player

CVE-IDS:

CVE-2014-3441