Malicious subtitles can be used to fully take over PC - Kodi, VLC, Popcorn Time vulnerable


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Originally published at: http://www.myce.com/news/malicious-subtitles-can-used-fully-take-pc-kodi-vlc-popcorn-time-vulnerable-82021/

Popular media players like Kodi, Popcorn Time and VLC can be used to take control over the computer on which they run through malcious subtitles, security company Check Point warns. According to the company about 200 million video players and streamers are vulnerable.