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Multiple serious vulnerabilities have been found in VideoLAN VLC media player. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to cause a denial of service or possibly have another unspecified impact.

Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities:

  1. An unspecified vulnerability in pluginsaudio_filterlibmpgatofixed32_plugin.dll can be exploited remotely via a specially designed file to cause a denial of service;
  2. An unspecified vulnerability inpluginscodeclibflac_plugin.dll can be exploited remotely via a specially designed FLAC file to cause a denial of service.

NB: These vulnerabilities do not have any public CVSS rating so rating can be changed by the time.

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CVE list

  • CVE-2017-9301
  • CVE-2017-9300

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