VLC 1.1.9 is released! Important security Update

VLC 1.1.9 is released! according to the announcement, “this was necessary because some security issues were found, andvlc-logo the VLC development team cares about security.” This release also brings updated translations and a lot of small Mac OS X fixes.


– For Ubuntu and LinuxMint:

Open terminal and type the following commands (The PPA still not updated yet):

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ferramroberto/vlc
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install vlc mozilla-plugin-vlc vlc-plugin-pulse


-For other Linux distributions follow the link releated to your Linux distro for installation instructions: