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VideoLan says flaws exist in codecs library, not VLC

2015/01/20

Securityweek - (International) A security researcher discovered two vulnerabilities in libavcodec, a free open-source audio/video codecs library used by VLC, Xine and MPlayer media players that could allow the attacker the ability to corrupt memory and exploit arbitrary code.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/videolan-says-flaws-exist-codecs-library-not-vlc

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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