Medium Nessus Plugin ID 17300
SynopsisThe remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch
DescriptionThe 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:
This updates fixes the problems.