|Title:||VLC Media Player Stack Overflow Vulnerability (Win-Mar09)|
|Summary:||Check for the Version of VLC Media Player|
Overview: This host is installed with VLC Media Player and is prone to
Stack Overflow Vulnerability.
This flaw is due to improper boundary checking in status.xml in the web
interface by an overly long request.
Successful exploitation allows the attacker to execute arbitrary codes
with escalated privileges and cause overflow in stack.
Impact Level: Application
VLC media player 0.9.8a and prior on Windows.
Fix: Upgrade to VLC media player version 1.0 or later,
For updates refer to http://www.videolan.org/vlc
BugTraq ID: 34126|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1045
XForce ISS Database: vlcmediaplayer-web-status-bo(49249)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod|
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