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vulnerability note 20734

VLC: buffer overflow via EXTM3U

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via EXTM3U on VLC, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted products: VLC.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 29/09/2016.
Identifiers: VIGILANCE-VUL-20734.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via EXTM3U on VLC, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.

Technical details are unknown.
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