CVE-2019-14437

Priority
Description
The xiph_SplitHeaders function in modules/demux/xiph.h in VideoLAN VLC
media player 3.0.7.1 does not check array bounds properly. As a result, a
heap-based buffer over-read can be triggered via a crafted .ogg file.
Notes
Package
Source: vlc (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (3.0.8-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (3.0.8-0ubuntu18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (3.0.8-2)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (3.0.8-2)
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 18:58:09 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)