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[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2019:1897-1: important: Security update for vlc
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for vlc

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2019:1897-1
Rating: important
References: #1118586 #1138354 #1138933 #1141522 #1142161
#1143547 #1143549
Cross-References: CVE-2018-19857 CVE-2019-12874 CVE-2019-13602
CVE-2019-13962 CVE-2019-5439 CVE-2019-5459
Affected Products:
openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP1

An update that fixes 7 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for vlc to version fixes the following issues:

Security issues fixed:

- CVE-2019-5439: Fixed a buffer overflow (bsc#1138354).
- CVE-2019-5459: Fixed an integer underflow (bsc#1143549).
- CVE-2019-5460: Fixed a double free (bsc#1143547).
- CVE-2019-12874: Fixed a double free in zlib_decompress_extra in
modules/demux/mkv/util.cpp (bsc#1138933).
- CVE-2019-13602: Fixed an integer underflow in mp4 demuxer (boo#1141522).
- CVE-2019-13962: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read in avcodec

Non-security issues fixed:

- Video Output:
* Fix hardware acceleration with some AMD drivers
* Improve direct3d11 HDR support
- Access:
* Improve Blu-ray support
- Audio output:
* Fix pass-through on Android-23
* Fix DirectSound drain
- Demux: Improve MP4 support
- Video Output:
* Fix 12 bits sources playback with Direct3D11
* Fix crash on iOS
* Fix midstream aspect-ratio changes when Windows hardware decoding is on
* Fix HLG display with Direct3D11
- Stream Output: Improve Chromecast support with new ChromeCast apps
- Misc:
* Update Youtube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, Soundcloud scripts
* Work around busy looping when playing an invalid item with loop enabled
- Updated translations.

This update was imported from the openSUSE:Leap:15.1:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods
like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2019-1897=1

Package List:

- openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP1 (x86_64):


- openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP1 (noarch):



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