Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Microsoft Is Careful With New Chatbot Zo, Now Available For Testing
Android 7.1.1 Update Coming To Google Smartphones
Avalanche Network Dismantled in Cyber Operation
Fibit Remained Top Wearable Device Vendor in Q3
Amazon Go Eliminates Checkout Lines In Stores
Uber Creates AI Lab With Geometric Intelligence Acquisition
Google Launches New Personal Safety App
Micron Introduces The TLC-based 5100 Enterprise SSDs
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > RealNet...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, April 06, 2006
RealNetworks Vulnerabilites


Multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities in RealNetworks products could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code, warned U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT).

"These vulnerabilities can be exploited by convincing a user to access a web page that references a specially crafted Flash (SWF) file,access a web page that references a specially crafted mimio boardcast (MBC) file and access a RealMedia file embedded in web page hosted on a malicious server", reads the security release posted on Wednesday.

To diminish the security risks, US-CERT recommends to apply the patches that RealNetworks released in last moth's security update. Also, users are suggested to disable RealPlayer AcitveX control in Internet Explorer and RealPlayer Plugin in other browsers. Finally, Us-CERT resommends not to visit untrusted web sites and not to follow supsicious links.


Previous
Next
New JVC LCD TVs        All News        IBM Previews New Energy Efficient Chip Design
New Google Toolbar for Firefox     General Computing News      AOpen to Exit Notebook Market

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
RealNetworks Introduces RealPlayer Cloud
RealNetworks Reaches Agreement with Washington State
RealNetworks Completes Sale of Patents and Video Codec Software to Intel
Intel to Buy Patents and Video Codec Software From RealNetworks
RealNetworks Barred from Manufacturing or Marketing RealDVD
RealNetworks and Viacom to Spin off Rhapsody
Judge Temporarily Halts Sales of RealDVD
MPAA, RealNetworks Battle Over RealDVD
MTV, Real and Verizon Join Forces to Battle iTunes
RealNetworks Launches Rhapsody 4.0
Real Launches Rhapsody.com Website
Money Talks For Microsoft

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .