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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.900530
Category:Buffer overflow
Title:VLC Media Player Stack Overflow Vulnerability (Win-Mar09)
Summary:Check for the Version of VLC Media Player
Description:

Overview: This host is installed with VLC Media Player and is prone to
Stack Overflow Vulnerability.

Vulnerability Insight:
This flaw is due to improper boundary checking in status.xml in the web
interface by an overly long request.

Impact:
Successful exploitation allows the attacker to execute arbitrary codes
with escalated privileges and cause overflow in stack.

Impact Level: Application

Affected Software/OS:
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

References:
http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/8213
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49249
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/03/17/4
Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 34126
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1045
http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/8213
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/03/17/4
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=262708
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34126
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14357
XForce ISS Database: vlcmediaplayer-web-status-bo(49249)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49249
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