vlc 1.0.6 fixes security issues

Bug #568859 reported by Rémi Denis-Courmont
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Hardy Backports
Undecided
Unassigned
Jaunty Jackalope Backports
Undecided
Unassigned
Karmic Backports
Undecided
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VLC media player
Fix Released
Undecided
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vlc (Debian)
Fix Released
Unknown
vlc (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned
Nominated for Karmic by Rémi Denis-Courmont

Bug Description

Binary package hint: vlc

VLC media player packages in all versions of Ubuntu suffer from known security vulnerabilities.
Please refer to upstream advisory for more infos: http://www.videolan.org/security/sa1003.html

Related branches

visibility: private → public
Changed in vlc:
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in vlc (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
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Micah Gersten (micahg) wrote :

I'll can have the Ubuntu only upgrade ready for Lucid if Debian doesn't do this soon.

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Benjamin Drung (bdrung) wrote :

I uploaded vlc 1.0.6-1ubuntu1 an hour ago.

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Benjamin Drung (bdrung)
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package vlc - 1.0.6-1ubuntu1

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vlc (1.0.6-1ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - build and install the libx264 plugin
    - add Xb-Npp header to vlc package
    - Add patches 519-526 to fix FTBFS with xulruner-1.9.2 from upstream
    - Add 600-drop-OJI-xul-192.patch to drop OJI support as xulrunner-1.9.2 on
      Linux doesn't support it
    - Add apport hook to include more vlc dependencies in bug reports
    - Drop --sourcedir=debian/tmp from dh_install to install apport hook
  * Drop 527-spanish-desktop.patch (merged upstream).

vlc (1.0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New upstream version 1.0.6
    + VideoLAN-SA-1003
    + Closes: #578799
    + LP: #408719, #464715, #465560, #502637, #525278, #542943, #568859
  * RTMP access module has been removed (vlc-nox.install, NEWS.Debian)
  * Remove patches merged upstream
 -- Benjamin Drung <email address hidden> Fri, 23 Apr 2010 12:16:15 +0200

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in vlc (Debian):
status: New → Fix Released
Revision history for this message
Yury V. Zaytsev (zyv) wrote :

Jaunty EOLed not long ago, so marking as invalid.

Changed in jaunty-backports:
status: New → Invalid
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Yury V. Zaytsev (zyv) wrote :

Hey! Actually I'd love to see it backported. For now I use hand-built 0.9.9a :(

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Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

karmic is no longer supported and receives no further updates

Changed in karmic-backports:
status: New → Invalid
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Qwerty Chouskie (asdfghrbljzmkd) wrote :

Hardy no longer supported.

Changed in hardy-backports:
status: New → Invalid
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