[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Fix a buffer overflow in libx264 interface to x264 encoder.

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Mon Sep 26 18:48:26 CEST 2011

On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 12:17:10PM -0400, Mike Scheutzow wrote:
> My application was reliably segfaulting with certain High Def video.
> The reason is that libx264.c ignores the compressed buffer size
> passed in, and writes into memory it doesn't own.
> This is the code I use to prevent the buffer overflow.
> I am not following ffmpeg-devel closely these days; please cc: me if
> you see a logic error in this patch.
> The approver can commit to git.

applied, thanks


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