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Rhapsody vidplin.dll AVI Processing Heap Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for vidplin.dll AVI processing heap overflow vulnerability in Rhapsody
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Windows host contains a multimedia player that is prone to a
buffer overflow attack.
The remote installation of Rhapsody has a heap overflow in
RealPlayer's 'vidplin.dll' file used to process AVI files. With a
specially-crafted AVI file, a possible hacker can exploit this flaw to cause
arbitrary code to be run within the context of the affected
application when a user opens the file.
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High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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