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Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:38:28 +0200
From: Gustavo Grieco <>
Subject: CVE request: Mplayer/Mencoder integer overflow parsing gif files


A crash caused by an integer overflow parsing a gif was found in the last
revision of mplayer. It seems to affect older versions too. It was recently
fixed (r37857). Technical details and a reproducer are available here:

I verified that this issue affects mencoder, so you should check if you are
using it for conversion of gif files. This crash was found by QuickFuzz.


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