Threat Encyclopedia

VideoLAN Security Bulletin VLC 3.0.13

Description

The vulnerabilities in the following products could cause the system to become vulnerable to malicious security attack: VLC Media Player

Analysis

A remote user could create a specifically crafted file that could trigger some various issues. It is possible to trigger a remote code execution through a specifically crafted playlist, and tricking the user into interracting with that playlist elements. This is explained in more details on thereporter's article

Affected Products

VLC Media Player