FreeBSD : vlc -- remote code execution via crafted subtitles (ec6aeb8e-41e4-11e7-aa00-5404a68ad561)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Check Point research team reports :

Remote code execution via crafted subtitles

See also :

http://blog.checkpoint.com/2017/05/23/hacked-in-translation/
http://www.nessus.org/u?12963916

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100498 ()

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