The picture_pool_Delete function in misc/picture_pool.c in VideoLAN VLC media player 2.1.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (DEP violation and application crash) via a crafted FLV file.
Published 2015-01-21 15:17:09
Updated 2017-07-01 01:29:09
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Input validationExecute codeDenial of service

Threat overview for CVE-2014-9597

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2014-9597
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 22
IPs affected by CVE-2014-9597 82
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2014-9597

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 95 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2014-9597

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CWE ids for CVE-2014-9597

  • The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.
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References for CVE-2014-9597

Products affected by CVE-2014-9597

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