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Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   RealOne (RealPlayer) Vendors:   RealNetworks
RealPlayer Heap Overflow in Embedded Player May Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1015808
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1015808
CVE Reference:   CVE-2005-2922   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 22 2006
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 10, 10.0.6, 10.5 (6.0.12.1040-1348)
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in RealPlayer. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted web page that, when loaded by the target user, will invoke the embedded player and trigger a heap overflow in the player.

RealOne Player v1 and v2, RealPlayer 8, and RealPlayer Enterprise are also affected.

Impact:   A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system with the privileges of the target user.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://www.service.real.com/realplayer/security/03162006_player/en/

Vendor URL:  www.service.real.com/realplayer/security/03162006_player/en/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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