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CVE-2007-4904 Detail

Description

RealNetworks RealPlayer 10.1.0.3114 and earlier, and Helix Player 1.0.6.778 on Fedora Core 6 (FC6) and possibly other platforms, allow user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed .au file that triggers a divide-by-zero error.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/17/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/18/2007)

We do not consider a crash of a client application such as RealPlayer or Helix Player to be a security issue.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2007-09/0154.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/479081/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25627 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36545

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4904
NVD Published Date:
09/17/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017