FreeBSD : linux-realplayer -- RealText parsing heap overflow (95ee96f2-e488-11d9-bf22-080020c11455)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

An iDEFENSE Security Advisory reports :

Remote exploitation of a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in
the RealText file format parser within various versions of
RealNetworks Inc.'s RealPlayer could allow attackers to execute
arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5c982015
http://service.real.com/help/faq/security/050623_player/EN/
http://www.nessus.org/u?89835730

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19036 (freebsd_pkg_95ee96f2e48811d9bf22080020c11455.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1766

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