SUSE-SA:2005:014: RealPlayer

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:014 (RealPlayer).


Two security problems were found in the media player RealPlayer:

- CVE-2005-0455: A buffer overflow in the handling of .smil files.
- CVE-2005-0611: A buffer overflow in the handling of .wav files.

Both buffer overflows can be exploited remotely by providing URLs
opened by RealPlayer.

More informations can be found on this URL:
http://service.real.com/help/faq/security/050224_player/EN/

This updates fixes the problems.

Solution :

http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_14_realplayer.html

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17300 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0455
CVE-2005-0611

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