Vulnerability Note VU#514734
Multiple Real media players fail to properly validate RMP files
Multiple Real media players fail to properly validate RealJukebox Metadata Package (RMP) files which may permit an attacker to download and execute arbitrary code on the user's system.
RealNetworks Real media players are multimedia applications that allow users to view local and remote audio/video content. These players support multiple media types including RealJukebox Metadata Package (RMP) files. There is a vulnerability in the way Real players validate RMP files. This flaw could be used by an attacker to download and execute arbitrary code on the user's system by creating a specially crafted RMP file.
According to RealNetworks Security Advisory, this vulnerability affects the following products:
An attacker could download and execute arbitrary code on a user's system.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|RealNetworks||Affected||-||06 Feb 2004|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Thanks to RealNetworks and Secunia for information contained in their security advisories.
This document was written by Damon Morda.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 05 Feb 2004
- Date First Published: 06 Feb 2004
- Date Last Updated: 06 Feb 2004
- Severity Metric: 11.07
- Document Revision: 24
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