Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 456855
CVE-2007-5400 RealPlayer: SWF Frame Handling Buffer Overflow
Last modified: 2010-12-22 17:57:58 EST
Dyon Balding of the Secunia Research discovered a security issue affecting Real
The vulnerability is caused due to a design error within the handling
of frames in Shockwave Flash (SWF) files and can be exploited to cause
a heap-based buffer overflow.
According to the upstream advisory, this issue affects Linux RealPlayer 10, and
does not affect Linux RealPlayer 11 and Helix Player 10.* and 11.*.
This was addressed via:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 Extras (RHSA-2008:0812)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (RHSA-2008:0812)