Vulnerability Note VU#698278
RealPlayer version 188.8.131.52 contains a buffer overflow vulnerability
RealPlayer version 184.108.40.206 and possibly earlier versions contain a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability (CWE-121).
CWE-121: Stack-based Buffer Overflow
RealPlayer version 220.127.116.11 and possibly earlier versions contain a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability. The .RMP file format is similar to standard XML encoding. An attacker can place malicious code in the value of the version or the encoding attributes inside the XML declaration to craft a malicious .RMP file. Once the file is opened by the victim, the program may crash or allow execution of code.
A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to trick a user into opening a malicious .RMP file which may cause a denial-of-service condition or lead to arbitrary code execution.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|RealNetworks, Inc.||Affected||16 Oct 2013||30 Dec 2013|
|CVE Request||Unknown||10 Jan 2014||10 Jan 2014|
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Thanks to Gabor Seljan for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Adam Rauf.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2013-7260
- Date Public: 20 Dec 2013
- Date First Published: 30 Dec 2013
- Date Last Updated: 10 Jan 2014
- Document Revision: 30
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