The host is installed with VLC Media Player and is prone to buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
Successful exploitation could allow attackers to crash an affected application or execute arbitrary by convincing a user to open a malicious media file. Impact Level: Application
Upgrade to the VLC media player version 1.1.6-rc or later, For updates refer to http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/vlc/
The flaws are caused by buffer overflow errors in the 'StripTags()' function within the USF and Text subtitles decoders 'modules/codec/subtitles/subsdec.c' and 'modules/codec/subtitles/subsusf.c' when processing malformed data.
VLC media player version 1.x before 1.1.6-rc