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Opened by Emulatorman - 28/09/2018
Last edited by Emulatorman - 29/09/2018

FS#1207 - [vlc] CVE-2018-11529


  • VideoLAN VLC media player 2.2.x is prone to a use after free vulnerability which an attacker can leverage to execute arbitrary code via crafted MKV files. Failed exploit attempts will likely result in denial of service conditions.

Additional info:
* package version(s)

  • 2.2.6-1.hyperbola1

* config and/or log files etc.

  • None

Steps to reproduce:

  • Run VLC
Closed by  Emulatorman
29.09.2018 08:33
Reason for closing:  Fixed
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