Intrusion Prevention

VLC.Media.Player.ASS.File.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer overflow vulnerability in VLC media player.
A successful exploit may allow an attacker to gain control of vulnerable systems.

Affected Products

VideoLAN VLC media player 0.6.8

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to later versions.

CVE References

CVE-2010-0364