Threat Encyclopedia



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in RealNetworks RealPlayer.
The vulnerability is due to an insufficient validation error when the vulnerable software handles a malformed RMP file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted RMP file.

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RealNetworks RealPlayer and prior


System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

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Upgrade to the latest version as provided by the Vendor.

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