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RealNetworks Helix Administration Service POST Buffer Overflow

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RealNetworks Helix Administration Service POST Buffer Overflow

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
02/17/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/17/2005
Modified
07/31/2012

Description

Certain versions of RealNetworks Helix Universal Server are susceptible to a remotely exploitable buffer overflow condition when a specially crafted HTTP POST request is sent to the administration service. NOTE: a malicious user must have a valid login to the Helix administration service in order to exploit this vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • http-helix-admin-post-bof

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