Package "vlc"

Name: vlc


multimedia player and streamer

Latest version: 3.0.8-0ubuntu18.04.1
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: universe
Homepage: https://www.videolan.org/vlc/


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Version: 3.0.8-0ubuntu18.04.1 2019-09-11 18:07:07 UTC
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Version: 2019-07-25 15:07:31 UTC

  vlc ( bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * Updated to to fix multiple security issues.
    - debian/patches/*: sync patches with
    - CVE-2018-19857
    - CVE-2019-5439
    - CVE-2019-12874
    - CVE-2019-13602

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Wed, 24 Jul 2019 10:40:43 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2018-19857 The CAF demuxer in modules/demux/caf.c in VideoLAN VLC media player 3.0.4 may read memory from an uninitialized pointer when processing magic cookies
CVE-2019-5439 A Buffer Overflow in VLC Media Player < 3.0.7 causes a crash which can possibly be further developed into a remote code execution exploit.
CVE-2019-12874 An issue was discovered in zlib_decompress_extra in modules/demux/mkv/util.cpp in VideoLAN VLC media player 3.x through 3.0.7. The Matroska demuxer,
CVE-2019-13602 An Integer Underflow in MP4_EIA608_Convert() in modules/demux/mp4/mp4.c in VideoLAN VLC media player through allows remote attackers to cause

Version: 3.0.3-1-1ubuntu1 2018-08-02 19:07:21 UTC

  vlc (3.0.3-1-1ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium

  * New upstream bugfix release (LP: #1774067).

 -- Simon Quigley <email address hidden> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:06:05 -0500

1774067 [SRU] Update to bugfix release 3.0.3 in Bionic

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