FreeBSD : VLC -- Heap corruption in MP4 demultiplexer (6a4bfe75-692a-11e0-bce7-001eecdd401a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 53469


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


VideoLAN project reports :

When parsing some MP4 (MPEG-4 Part 14) files, insufficient buffer size might lead to corruption of the heap.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53469

File Name: freebsd_pkg_6a4bfe75692a11e0bce7001eecdd401a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/04/18

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:vlc, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/04/07