Vulnerability Details

RealNetworks RealPlayer IVR File Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (Windows)

Published: 2011-04-11 12:40:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact:
Successful exploitation allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the vulnerable application. Failed exploit attempts will result in a denial-of-service condition.

Affected Versions:
RealPlayer versions 14.0.2.633 and prior

Technical Details:
The flaws are due to improper bounds checking by the 'rvrender.dll' when processing Internet Video Recording (IVR) files.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to version 14.0.3 or later.

Summary:
This host is installed with RealPlayer which is prone to Buffer Overflow vulnerability.

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-1525

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46946

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/43847
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/66209
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025245
http://www.real.com/player

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2011-04-11
Modified
2018-10-20
Category
Buffer overflow

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