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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
VideoLAN reports :
When parsing a MP4, ASF or AVI file with an overly deep box structure,
a stack overflow might occur. It would overwrite the return address
and thus redirect the execution flow.
If successful, a malicious third party could trigger execution of
arbitrary code within the context of the VLC media player.
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 42355 (freebsd_pkg_3149ab1cc8b911deb87b0011098ad87f.nasl)
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