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RealPlayer IVR File Remote Code Execution

Disclosed March 21, 2011    Fully Patched

Vulnerability Description:

RealPlayer contains a heap overflow vulnerability in rvrender.dll when handling IVR files. Successful exploitation could allow remote execution of arbitrary code.

Vendors:

RealNetworks

Vulnerable Software/Devices:

RealPlayer 14.0.2.633 and earlier.

Vulnerability Severity:

High

Exploit Availability:

N/A

Exploit Impact:

Remote Code Execution
Client-side Remote Code Execution This client-side vulnerability could allow an attacker to gain the ability to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current application. If the application is run as Administrator, the attacker may gain complete control of the target system.

BeyondTrust Prevention and Detection:

Mitigation:

Upgrade RealPlayer to version 14.0.3 or newer.

Links:

CVE(s):

None

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