Real Networks RealPlayer < Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6574


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


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

RealPlayer builds earlier than are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A buffer overflow error exists related to 'AAC' handling, specifically unpacking of the stream data. (CVE-2012-2407)

- A heap-corruption error exists related to the 'AAC SDK' decoding. (CVE-2012-2408)

- Two unspecified buffer overflow errors exist related to 'RealMedia'. (CVE-2012-2409, CVE-2012-2410)

- A divide-by-zero error exists related to 'RealAudio' and codec frame size. (CVE-2012-3234)


Upgrade to RealPlayer or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6574

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2012/09/12

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 62065

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: 2012/09/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/09/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2407, CVE-2012-2408, CVE-2012-2409, CVE-2012-2410, CVE-2012-3234

BID: 55473