RealNetworks RealPlayer MP3 Lyrics3 tag buffer overflow
|realplayer-mp3-id3-bo (37434)||High Risk|
RealNetworks RealPlayer and RealOne Player are vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of Lyrics3 tags in MP3 files. By persuading a victim to open a malformed MP3 file, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
Refer to the RealNetworks Customer Support - Real Security Updates Web page for upgrade information. See References.
- NGSSoftware Insight Security Research Advisory NGS00432: High Risk Vulnerability in Real Player (ID3 tags).
- RealNetworks Customer Support - Real Security Updates Web page: RealNetworks, Inc. Releases Update to Address Security Vulnerabilities..
- BID-26214: RealNetworks RealPlayer File Parsing Routines Multiple Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2007-5080: Integer overflow in RealNetworks RealPlayer 10 and 10.5, RealOne Player 1, and RealPlayer Enterprise for Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Lyrics3 2.00 tag in an MP3 file, resulting in a heap-based buffer overflow.
- OSVDB ID: 38339: RealPlayer MP3 File Lyrics3 2.00 Tag Handling Overflow
- SA27361: RealPlayer/RealOne/HelixPlayer Multiple Buffer Overflows
- SECTRACK ID: 1018866: RealPlayer Buffer Overflows in Processing MP3, RM, SWF, RAM, and PLS Files Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
- US-CERT VU#759385: RealNetworks player "Lyrics3" buffer overflow
- Real RealONE Player 1
- Real RealONE Player 2
- Real RealPlayer 10.0
- Real RealPlayer 10.5_build_188.8.131.520
- Real RealPlayer 10.5_build_184.108.40.2068
- Real RealPlayer 10.5_build_220.127.116.118
- Real RealPlayer Enterprise
Oct 25, 2007
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