Real Networks RealPlayer < Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6488


The remote host is running an application that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote host is running RealPlayer, a multi-media application.

RealPlayer builds earlier than are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A memory corruption error exists related to the handling of 'MP4' files. (CVE-2012-1904)

- An unspecified error exists related to the parsing of 'RealMedia ASMRuleBook' files that can lead to remote arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-2406)

- A buffer overflow exists related to the parsing of 'RealJukebox Media' content. (CVE-2012-2411)


Upgrade to RealPlayer or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6488

File Name: 6488.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2012/05/17

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 59173

Risk Information

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:realnetworks:realplayer

Patch Publication Date: 2012/05/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/03/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1904, CVE-2012-2406, CVE-2012-2411

BID: 53555

OSVDB: 80529