CVE Database

CVE-2010-0417

Impact: Critical
Public: 2008-01-14
Bugzilla: 561860: CVE-2010-0417 HelixPlayer / RealPlayer: rule book handling heap corruption
IAVA: 2010-A-0022

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in common/util/rlstate.cpp in Helix Player 1.0.6 and RealPlayer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a RuleBook structure with a large number of rule-separator characters that trigger heap memory corruption.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0417 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (HelixPlayer) RHSA-2010:0094 February 09, 2010

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