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RealPlayer Unspecified Remote Buffer Overflow

High

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

According to its version number, the version of Realplayer is vulnerable to several remote overflows. Realplayer is a multimedia player. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need to be able to convince a local user into visiting a malicious URL or downloading a malicious RealPlayer media file that would execute code with the privileges of the local user.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.