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 code 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