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Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:52:53 +0200
From: Alessandro Ghedini <>
To: Andrea Barisani <>
Subject: Re: [oCERT-2015-009] VLC arbitrary pointer dereference

On Thu, Aug 20, 2015 at 03:01:39pm +0200, Andrea Barisani wrote:
> #2015-009 VLC arbitrary pointer dereference
> Description:
> The VLC media player is an open source media player and streaming media
> server.
> The stable VLC version suffers from an arbitrary pointer dereference
> vulnerability.
> The vulnerability affects the 3GP file format parser, insufficient
> restrictions on a writable buffer can be exploited to execute arbitrary code
> via the heap memory. A specific 3GP file can be crafted to trigger the
> vulnerability.

So, is there a reproducer for this issue that you can share?


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