ffmpeg -- libavcodec buffer overflow vulnerability
Simon Kilvington has reported a vulnerability in
FFmpeg libavcodec, which can be exploited by malicious
people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and
potentially to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error
in the "avcodec_default_get_buffer()" function of
"utils.c" in libavcodec. This can be exploited to
cause a heap-based buffer overflow when a
specially-crafted 1x1 ".png" file containing a palette
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