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CVE-2007-5601 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Database Component in MPAMedia.dll in RealNetworks RealPlayer 10.5 and 11 beta, and earlier versions including 10, RealOne Player, and RealOne Player 2, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain playlist names, as demonstrated via the import method to the IERPCtl ActiveX control in ierpplug.dll.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/20/2007      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5601
Original release date:
10/20/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
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 (10/23/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of RealPlayer as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 Extras or with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Supplementary.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://service.real.com/realplayer/security/191007_player/en/ External Source CONFIRM http://service.real.com/realplayer/security/191007_player/en/
http://www.infosecblog.org/2007/10/nasa-bans-ie.html External Source MISC http://www.infosecblog.org/2007/10/nasa-bans-ie.html
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/871673 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#871673
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26130 External Source BID 26130
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018843 External Source SECTRACK 1018843
http://www.symantec.com/enterprise/security_response/weblog/2007/10/realplayer_exploit_on_the_loos.html External Source MISC http://www.symantec.com/enterprise/security_response/weblog/2007/10/realplayer_exploit_on_the_loos.html
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-297A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA07-297A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3548 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3548
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37280 External Source XF realplayer-activex-bo(37280)

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