A vulnerability has been reported in VLC Media Player, which can be exploited by malicious people to potentially compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error within the "MP4_ReadBox_skcr()" function in modules/demux/mp4/libmp4.c and can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted MP4 file.
The vulnerability is reported in version 1.1.8. Other versions may also be affected.
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Subject: VLC Media Player "MP4_ReadBox_skcr()" Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
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