VLC Media Player RealText Processing Stack Overflow Exploit

This module exploits a vulnerability in VideoLan Media Player (VLC). A stack-based buffer overflow in the ParseRealText function in the Subtitle demux plugin (modules\demux\subtitle.c) in VLC Media Player 0.9.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a realtext RT media file with a header containing a crafted size value.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2008-5036
Released Date: 
Sunday, February 22, 2009 - 18:00