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CVE-2007-2263 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in RealNetworks RealPlayer 10.0, 10.1, and possibly 10.5, RealOne Player, and RealPlayer Enterprise allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an SWF (Flash) file with malformed record headers.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/31/2007      View Analysis Description

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/01/2007)

This issue was fixed in RealPlayer for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Extras, 4 Extras, 5 Supplementary by RHSA-2007:0841 on 17th August 2007: (Our original advisory did not mention this issue was fixed as the details of the issue were not made public by RealNetworks until 25th October 2007)

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Patch External Source CONFIRM External Source VIM 20071030 RealPlayer Updates of October 25, 2007 External Source BUGTRAQ 20071031 ZDI-07-061: RealNetworks RealPlayer SWF Processing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Patch External Source BID 26214 External Source BID 26284 External Source SECTRACK 1018866 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3628 External Source MISC External Source XF realplayer-swf-bo(37436) External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11432

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