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    Debian: DSA-4504-1: vlc security update

    Date 20 Aug 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues were discovered in the VLC media player, which could result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service if a malformed file/stream is processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4504-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    August 20, 2019                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : vlc
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-13602 CVE-2019-13962 CVE-2019-14437 CVE-2019-14438 
                     CVE-2019-14498 CVE-2019-14533 CVE-2019-14534 CVE-2019-14535 
                     CVE-2019-14776 CVE-2019-14777 CVE-2019-14778 CVE-2019-14970
    
    Multiple security issues were discovered in the VLC media player, which
    could result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service if
    a malformed file/stream is processed.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 3.0.8-0+deb9u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in
    version 3.0.8-0+deb10u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your vlc packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of vlc please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/vlc
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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