Real Networks RealPlayer AAC stream data buffer overflow
|realplayer-aac-data-bo (78384)||High Risk|
Real Networks RealPlayer is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking when unpacking AAC stream data. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted file, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
Upgrade to the latest version of RealPlayer (18.104.22.168 or later), available from the RealNetworks Web site. See References.
- RealNetworks, Inc. Web site: RealNetworks, Inc. Releases Update to Address Security Vulnerabilities..
- BID-55473: RealPlayer Multiple Memory Corruption and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2012-2407: Buffer overflow in RealNetworks RealPlayer before 22.214.171.124, RealPlayer SP 1.0 through 1.1.5, and Mac RealPlayer before 126.96.36.1990 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted AAC file that is not properly handled during stream-data unpacking.
- SA50566: RealPlayer Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA50580: Mac RealPlayer Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Real RealPlayer for Mac OS X 188.8.131.521
- Realnetworks RealPlayer 184.108.40.206
Sep 07, 2012
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