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Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   RealOne (RealPlayer) Vendors:   RealNetworks
RealPlayer ActiveX Control Heap Overflow May Let Remote Users Execute Abitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1020563
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1020563
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-1309   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 25 2008
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.0.12.1040-6.0.12.1663, 6.0.12.1698, 6.0.12.1741; 10; 11.0.0 - 11.0.2 builds 6.0.14.738 - 6.0.14.802
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in RealPlayer in an ActiveX control. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a heap overflow in an ActiveX control and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Rhapsody 4 is also affected.

Impact:   A remote user can create HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

For Windows XP or Vista, download version 11 from:

http://www.real.com/realcom/player/security/

For Windows 2000, Windows ME, or Windows 98SE, see the vendor's advisory.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://www.service.real.com/realplayer/security/07252008_player/en/

Vendor URL:  www.service.real.com/realplayer/security/07252008_player/en/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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