CVE-2012-5470

NameCVE-2012-5470
Descriptionlibpng_plugin in VideoLAN VLC media player 2.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PNG file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs692130

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
vlc (PTS)jessie (security), jessie2.2.7-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch3.0.2-0+deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)3.0.3-1-0+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid3.0.3-1-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
vlcsource(unstable)2.0.4-1medium692130
vlcsourcewheezy2.0.3-4medium

Notes

[squeeze] - vlc <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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