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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0755

Heap-based buffer overflow in RealPlayer 10 and earlier, Helix Player before 10.0.4, and RealOne Player v1 and v2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long hostname in a RAM file.
Publish Date : 2005-04-19 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2005-04-05 2005-04-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Heap-based buffer overflow in RealPlayer 10 and earlier, Helix Player before 10.0.4, and RealOne Player v1 and v2 allows... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11205 unix
RHSA-2005:392: HelixPlayer security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005392 unix
RHSA-2005:392: HelixPlayer security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050392 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0755

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Realnetworks Helix Player 10.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Realnetworks Realone Player 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Realnetworks Realone Player 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 8.0 Unix Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 8.0 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 8.0 Mac Os Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 10.0 Japanese Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 10.0 German Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 10.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 10.0 English Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Realnetworks Realplayer 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Realnetworks Helix Player 1
Realnetworks Realone Player 2
Realnetworks Realplayer 10

- References For CVE-2005-0755
REDHAT RHSA-2005:394
BUGTRAQ 20050420 RealNetworks RealPlayer/RealOne Player/Helix Player Remote Heap Overflow CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2005:363
REDHAT RHSA-2005:392

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0755

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