RealPlayer for Windows < Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 69472


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


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

- A stack-based buffer overflow error exists related to handling RealPlayer Metadata Package (RMP) filenames.

- A memory corruption error exists related to handling RealMedia files. (CVE-2013-4974)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69472

File Name: realplayer_16_0_3_51.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 8/28/2013

Updated: 7/25/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:realnetworks:realplayer

Required KB Items: SMB/RealPlayer/Product, SMB/RealPlayer/Build

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/23/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/23/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4973, CVE-2013-4974

BID: 61989, 61990

CERT: 246524