This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200507-04
(RealPlayer: Heap overflow vulnerability)
RealPlayer is vulnerable to a heap overflow when opening RealMedia
files which make use of RealText.
By enticing a user to play a specially crafted RealMedia file an
attacker could execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user
running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All RealPlayer users should upgrade to the latest available
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/realplayer-10.0.5'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18633 (gentoo_GLSA-200507-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-1766