VCP and VLC are the most popular home media players, but they are also the least secure.
The main reasons are that the software runs in a virtual machine, and the underlying infrastructure doesn’t encrypt and protects files.
However, the security of these two media players is not so bad, and there are ways to protect them.
Here are the steps you need to follow to protect your VCP or VLC media player.
You can also read more about this security topic in this tutorial from Security News.
VCP & VLC: Secure Your Home Media Player