96603 : VLC Media Player M3U File Handling DoS
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This vulnerability has been flagged as being a Myth/Fake.

Timeline

Disclosure Date
2013-08-19

Description

VLC Player contains a flaw that may allow a denial of service. The issue is triggered when handling a specially crafted M3U file. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to crash the program.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: None Required
Exploit: PoC Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Myth / Fake

Solution

The reported vulnerability has been determined to be incorrect. No solution is required.

Products

VideoLAN
VLC media player
2.0.8

References

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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2013-10-28 | Disagree? | There are 2 more: View All

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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