SUSE-SA:2005:026: RealPlayer

High Nessus Plugin ID 18112


The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:026 (RealPlayer).

This update fixes a security issue within the RealPlayer media player.

A remote attacker could craft a special .RAM (Real Audio Media) file which would cause a buffer overflow when played within RealPlayer.

This is the Real Player Update as referenced on this page:


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18112

File Name: suse_SA_2005_026.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/04/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/SuSE/rpm-list