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Attack: Mediacoder LST File BO

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects attempts to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in Mediacoder which could result in remote code execution.

Additional Information

Mediacoder is prone to a buffer-overflow vulnerability because it fails to perform adequate checks on user-supplied input. Specifically, this issue occurs when processing an '.lst' file.

Affected

  • MediaCoder 0.8.23 is vulnerable; other versions may also be affected.

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