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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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