Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5165-1 vlc -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Jun 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- No other external database security references currently available.
- More information:
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the VLC media player, which could result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service if a malformed file is opened.
For the oldstable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 188.8.131.52-0+deb10u1.
For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 184.108.40.206-0+deb11u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your vlc packages.
For the detailed security status of vlc please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/vlc