VLC contains a format string vulnerability that may allow an attacker to execute code.
VideoLAN (VLC) is a streaming media player that runs on multiple platforms.
From VideoLAN Security Advisory 0702:
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running VLC.
Disable the affected components
Thanks to the VLC team for information that was used in this report.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
|Date First Published:||2007-07-23|
|Date Last Updated:||2007-07-24 16:50 UTC|