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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200709-05
(RealPlayer: Buffer overflow)
A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in the
SmilTimeValue::parseWallClockValue() function in smlprstime.cpp when
handling HH:mm:ss.f type time formats.
By enticing a user to open a specially crafted SMIL (Synchronized
Multimedia Integration Language) file, an attacker could be able to
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All RealPlayer users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/realplayer-10.0.9'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 26095 (gentoo_GLSA-200709-05.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-3410
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