VLC Media Player < 1.1.10 XSPF Playlist Parser Integer Overflow (deprecated)
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5946
SynopsisThe remote host contains an application that allows arbitrary code execution.
DescriptionThe remote host contains VLC player, a multi-media application.
Versions of VLC media player earlier than 1.1.10 are potentially affected by an integer overflow in the XSPF playlist parser. Exploiting this vulnerability can lead to application crashes and possibly code execution.
SolutionUpgrade to VLC Media Player version 1.1.10 or later.