Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3216-1 vlc -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
03 Dec 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-41325.
More information:

Mitsurugi Heishiro found out that in VLC, multimedia player and streamer, a potential buffer overflow in the vnc module could trigger remote code execution if a malicious vnc URL is deliberately played.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your vlc packages.

For the detailed security status of vlc please refer to its security tracker page at:

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