RealPlayer for Windows < 16.0.0.282 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

A multimedia application on the remote Windows host is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its build number, the installed version of RealPlayer on
the remote Windows host is earlier than 16.0.0.282. It is, therefore,
affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An error exists related to 'RealAudio' handling and
invalid pointers that can allow arbitrary code
execution. (CVE-2012-5690)

- An error exists related to 'RealMedia' handling that
can allow a buffer overflow leading to arbitrary code
execution. (CVE-2012-5691)

See also :

http://service.real.com/realplayer/security/12142012_player/en/

Solution :

Upgrade to RealPlayer 16.0.0.282 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 63289 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56956

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5690
CVE-2012-5691

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