Some vulnerabilities have been discovered in VLC Media Player, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system
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Subject: VLC Media Player Multiple Vulnerabilities
Score: 0 Posts: 1 User Since: 29th Dec 2011 System Score: N/A Location: US
(unknown source) Some vulnerabilities have been discovered in VLC Media Player, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
1) The application uses a vulnerable version of the libmodplug library.
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Note: This may only affect the precompiled versions.
2) An integer overflow error within the XSPF demuxer can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow by e.g. tricking a user into opening a specially crafted XSPF playlist file.
VLC media player doesn't have so many vulnerabilities. if you are facing such situations then may your VLC media has some problem. please upgrade your VLC or download VLC media player you can visit http://www.vlcmediaplayerdownload.biz for the latest version of VLC.
Score: 11720 Posts: 8,956 User Since: 4th Jan 2009 System Score: N/A Location: UK
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