Executive Summary

Title vlc security update
Name DSA-4366 First vendor Publication 2019-01-12
Vendor Debian Last vendor Modification 2019-01-12
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision 1

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 6.4 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 4.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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An integer underflow was discovered in the CAF demuxer of the VLC media player.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.6-0+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your vlc packages.

For the detailed security status of vlc please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/vlc

Original Source

Url : http://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4366

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1
Os 1

Snort® IPS/IDS

Date Description
2019-09-10 VideoLAN VLC media player out-of-bounds read attempt
RuleID : 50945 - Revision : 1 - Type : FILE-OTHER
2019-09-10 VideoLAN VLC media player out-of-bounds read attempt
RuleID : 50944 - Revision : 1 - Type : FILE-OTHER

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2019-01-14 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-4366.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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Date Informations
2019-01-12 17:18:17
  • First insertion