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Vulnerability of VideoLAN VLC: memory corruption via libflac_plugin.dll

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a memory corruption via libflac_plugin.dll of VideoLAN VLC, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted systems: Debian, openSUSE Leap, VLC.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 30/05/2017.
Références of this alert: CVE-2017-9300, DSA-4045-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:2595-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:2597-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-22859.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a memory corruption via libflac_plugin.dll of VideoLAN VLC, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This vulnerability impacts software or systems such as Debian, openSUSE Leap, VLC.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability note.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 8/9: new vlc packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: vlc 2.2.7-1~deb8u1
  Debian 9: vlc 2.2.7-1~deb9u1

openSUSE Leap: new vlc packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.2: vlc 2.2.6-32.3.1
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: vlc 2.2.6-3.1
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