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The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
An updated RealPlayer package that fixes a security flaw is now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Extras, 4 Extras, and 5
This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
RealPlayer is a media player that provides media playback locally and
A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way RealPlayer processed
Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL) files. It was
possible for a malformed SMIL file to execute arbitrary code with the
permissions of the user running RealPlayer. (CVE-2007-3410)
All users of RealPlayer are advised to upgrade to this updated package
containing RealPlayer version 10.0.9 which is not vulnerable to this
See also :
Update the affected RealPlayer and / or realplayer packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true