Vulnerability Note VU#143627
RealSystem Server contains buffer overflow
A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the RealSystem Server. This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable host. An exploit exists for this vulnerability and is publicly available.
RealSystem Server is a streaming media server. A buffer overflow vulnerability in RealSystem Server may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable host. For more information, please see RealSystem Server and Proxy Buffer Overflow Vulnerability.
A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the RealSystem Server process.
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Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|RealNetworks||Affected||-||01 May 2003|
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This vulnerability was discovered by Tim Austwick of the QinetiQ Security Health Check Team.
This document was written by Ian A Finlay.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 19 Feb 2003
- Date First Published: 01 May 2003
- Date Last Updated: 01 May 2003
- Severity Metric: 25.31
- Document Revision: 5
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