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CVE-2008-3066 Detail


Stack-based buffer overflow in a certain ActiveX control in rjbdll.dll in RealNetworks RealPlayer Enterprise, RealPlayer 10, and RealPlayer 10.5 before build allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by importing a file into a media library and then deleting this file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/28/2008

Evaluator Description

RealPlayer has indicated that a version exists called "enterprise." Link:

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
Original release date:
Last revised:


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)
Impact Subscore:
Exploitability Subscore:
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/31/2008)

According to RealNetworks this issue does not affect the Linux version of RealPlayer.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source SECTRACK 1020565 External Source CONFIRM US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#461187 External Source BUGTRAQ 20080725 External Source BID 30376 External Source BID 30379 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2194 External Source MISC External Source XF realplayer-rjbdll-activex-bo(44013)

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