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Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2011 17:52:35 -0500
From: Dan Rosenberg <>
Subject: CVE request: heap corruption in VLC media player

>From upstream git [1]:

"This patch resolves two heap corruption vulnerabilities in the CDG
decoder for VLC media player.  In both cases, a failure to properly
validate indexes into statically-sized arrays on the heap allows a
maliciously crafted CDG video to corrupt the heap in a controlled
manner, potentially leading to code execution."



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