FreeBSD : vlc -- unintended code execution with specially crafted data (752ce039-5242-11df-9139-00242b513d7c)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

VideoLAN project reports :

VLC media player suffers from various vulnerabilities when attempting
to parse malformatted or overly long byte streams.

See also :

http://www.videolan.org/security/sa1003.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?615f8b59

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 46214 (freebsd_pkg_752ce039524211df913900242b513d7c.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39629

CVE ID:

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