Tobias Klein has reported a vulnerability in MPlayer, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error within the "demux_open_vqf()" function in libmpdemux/demux_vqf.c. This can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted TwinVQ file.
Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code.
The vulnerability is reported in version 1.0rc2. Other versions may also be affected.
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