Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Senior Member nihil's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    United Kingdom: Bridlington

    VLC Player Vulnerability

    Videolan's VLC player v1.0.0 and earlier has a vulnerability.

    This is supposed to be fixed by v1.0.1 which you can get here:




  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Excellent..... They even posted the compromised c/c++ functions. Could be a major problem on linux since other open-source multimedia apps require 3 of those 2 engines. Also I noticed, if you upgrade, they remove a codec that plays x264 and mp4 files. Don't know if that in itself is a conspiracy but the source-code fix is the only upgrade I need.

    Plug this into VLC network:


Similar Threads

  1. Browser Security Test
    By therenegade in forum Web Security
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: April 1st, 2005, 09:03 AM
  2. October MS updates
    By mohaughn in forum Microsoft Security Discussions
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: October 13th, 2004, 04:31 AM
  3. Securing Windows 2000 and IIS
    By spools.exe in forum Microsoft Security Discussions
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: September 15th, 2003, 09:47 PM
  4. NEWS: SANS Critical Vulnerability Report
    By xmaddness in forum Miscellaneous Security Discussions
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: January 28th, 2003, 09:12 PM
  5. IIS Patch announcement
    By souleman in forum Microsoft Security Discussions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: April 11th, 2002, 11:39 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts