A vulnerability has been discovered in GOM Encoder, which can potentially be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error when processing *.SRT subtitle files. This can be exploited to cause a buffer overflow by e.g. tricking a user into previewing or encoding a media file with a specially crafted subtitle file.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 126.96.36.199. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Do not process untrusted subtitle files.
Provided and/or discovered by: Mai Xuan Cuong, Bkis
Original Advisory: Bkis:
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