MGASA-2024-0007 - Updated vlc packages fix security vulnerabilities

Publication date: 14 Jan 2024
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2024-0007.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 9
CVE: CVE-2023-47359,
     CVE-2023-47360

The updated packages fix security vulnerabilities:
Videolan VLC prior to version 3.0.20 contains an incorrect offset read
that leads to a Heap-Based Buffer Overflow in function GetPacket() and
results in a memory corruption (CVE-2023-47359).
Videolan VLC prior to version 3.0.20 contains an Integer underflow that
leads to an incorrect packet length (CVE-2023-47360).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=32487
- https://lwn.net/Articles/950049/
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2023-47359
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2023-47360

SRPMS:
- 9/core/vlc-3.0.20-1.mga9
- 9/tainted/vlc-3.0.20-1.mga9.tainted

Mageia 2024-0007: vlc security update

The updated packages fix security vulnerabilities: Videolan VLC prior to version 3.0.20 contains an incorrect offset read that leads to a Heap-Based Buffer Overflow in function Get...

Summary

The updated packages fix security vulnerabilities: Videolan VLC prior to version 3.0.20 contains an incorrect offset read that leads to a Heap-Based Buffer Overflow in function GetPacket() and results in a memory corruption (CVE-2023-47359). Videolan VLC prior to version 3.0.20 contains an Integer underflow that leads to an incorrect packet length (CVE-2023-47360).

References

- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=32487

- https://lwn.net/Articles/950049/

- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2023-47359

- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2023-47360

Resolution

MGASA-2024-0007 - Updated vlc packages fix security vulnerabilities

SRPMS

- 9/core/vlc-3.0.20-1.mga9

- 9/tainted/vlc-3.0.20-1.mga9.tainted

Severity
Publication date: 14 Jan 2024
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2024-0007.html
Type: security
CVE: CVE-2023-47359, CVE-2023-47360

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