CERT Issues Advisory On RealPlayer Holes

US CERT has issued an advisory following the release, late last week, of a critical patch from RealNetworks for seven vulnerabilities in its common RealPlayer software. CERT recommended users and administrators to review the advisory from Realnetworks to determine which RealPlayer products were affected and to patch any vulnerable systems. 

Critical Security Holes in RealPlayer

RealNetworks has released patches to cover a total of 11 vulnerabilities in several versions of
RealPlayer for Windows, Mac, and Linux.   The flaws, which could lead to code execution attacks, also affect several versions of the
Helix Player for Linux. Read the full advisory [RealNetworks]

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