KLA10791Buffer overflow vulnerability in VLC media player

2016-04-18T00:00:00
ID KLA10791
Type kaspersky
Reporter Kaspersky Lab
Modified 2019-03-07T00:00:00

Description

Detect date:

04/18/2016

Severity:

Warning

Description:

Buffer overflow vulnerability was found in VLC media player. By exploiting this vulnerability malicious users can cause a denial of service (crash). This vulnerability can be exploited remotely via a crafted wav file.

Affected products:

VideoLAN VLC media player versions earlier 2.2.0

Solution:

Update to the latest version
Download page with latest version of VLC media player

Impacts:

DoS

Related products:

VLC media player

CVE-IDS:

CVE-2016-39414.3Warning