VLC Media Player < 2.2.7 Overflow Condition
High Nessus Plugin ID 105294
SynopsisA media player installed on the remote host is affected by an overflow condition.
DescriptionThe version of VLC media player installed on the remote host is prior to 2.2.7. It is, therefore, affected by an overflow condition in the lavc_GetVideoFormat() function in modules/codec/avcodec/video.c.
This vulnerability can cause a denial of service and potentially allow remote code execution.
SolutionUpgrade to VLC version 2.2.7 or later.