openSUSE Security Update : vlc (openSUSE-2016-213)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for vlc fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-5949: Remote attackers could have caused a
denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary
code via a crafted 3GP file (boo#965227)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=965227

Solution :

Update the affected vlc packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88773 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5949

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