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RHSA-2005-299: realplayer Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the realplayer packages
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Updated realplayer packages that fix a number of security issues are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Extras.
This update has been rated as having important security impact by the Red
Hat Security Response Team.
The realplayer package contains RealPlayer, a media format player.
A number of security issues have been discovered in RealPlayer 8 of which a
subset are believed to affect the Linux version as shipped with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3 Extras. RealPlayer 8 is no longer supported by
Users of RealPlayer are advised to upgrade to this erratum package which
contains RealPlayer 10.
Solution : http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-299.html
Threat Level: High
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