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: 9/12/2012

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 62065

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:realnetworks:realplayer

Patch Publication Date: 9/7/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/7/2012

Reference Information

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

BID: 55473