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realplayer -- remote heap overflow

Affected packages
linux-realplayer <= 10.0.2


VuXML ID c73305ae-8cd7-11d9-9873-000a95bc6fae
Discovery 2005-03-01
Entry 2005-03-04

Two exploits have been identified in the Linux RealPlayer client. RealNetworks states:

RealNetworks, Inc. has addressed recently discovered security vulnerabilities that offered the potential for an attacker to run arbitrary or malicious code on a customer's machine. RealNetworks has received no reports of machines compromised as a result of the now-remedied vulnerabilities. RealNetworks takes all security vulnerabilities very seriously.

The specific exploits were:


CVE Name CVE-2005-0611