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Buffer overflows in RealPlayer

by Nikola Strahija on January 25th, 2002 There are buffer overflows in RealPlayer's header reading code. No exploit has been developed for it, but it appears possible. Real Player has told us there should be a patch out sometime after noon tomorrow (Pacific time).


There are buffer overflows in RealPlayer's header reading code. No exploit has been developed for it, but it appears
possible.

Since the press already has a hold of it:
http://www.newsbytes.com/news/02/173936.html

The official advisory can be
found at:
http://www.sentinelchicken.com/advisories/realplayer/

Real Player has told us there should be a patch out sometime after noon
tomorrow (Pacific time).


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