A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the RealSystem Server. This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable host. An exploit exists for this vulnerability and is publicly available.
RealSystem Server is a streaming media server. A buffer overflow vulnerability in RealSystem Server may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable host. For more information, please see RealSystem Server and Proxy Buffer Overflow Vulnerability.
A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the RealSystem Server process.
Update your software.
Vendor| Status| Date Notified| Date Updated
RealNetworks| | -| 01 May 2003
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.
Group | Score | Vector
Base | N/A | N/A
Temporal | N/A | N/A
Environmental | N/A | N/A
This vulnerability was discovered by Tim Austwick of the QinetiQ Security Health Check Team.
This document was written by Ian A Finlay.