ID CVE-2013-7260
Summary Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in RealNetworks RealPlayer before 17.0.4.61 on Windows, and Mac RealPlayer before 12.0.1.1738, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long (1) version number or (2) encoding declaration in the XML declaration of an RMP file, a different issue than CVE-2013-6877.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 17.0.4.60
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:17.0.4.60
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 8
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:8
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 7
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:7
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer G2 6
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:6
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 5
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:5
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 4
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:4
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 2.1.4 Enterprise
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:2.1.4:-:enterprise
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 2.1.3 Enterprise
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:2.1.3:-:enterprise
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 2.1.2 Enterprise
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:2.1.2:-:enterprise
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.3.51
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:16.0.3.51
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.2.32
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:16.0.2.32
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.1.18
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:16.0.1.18
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.0.282
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:16.0.0.282
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.0
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:16.0.0
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 15.02.71
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:15.02.71
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 15.0.6.14
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:15.0.6.14
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 15.0.5.109
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:15.0.5.109
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 15.0.4.43
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:15.0.4.43
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 15.0.4
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:15.0.4
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 15.0.0
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:15.0.0
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.5
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.5
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.4
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.4
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.3
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.3
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.2
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.2
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.1.609
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.1.609
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.1
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.1
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 14.0.0
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:14.0.0
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 12.0.0.1548
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:12.0.0.1548
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 12.0.0.1444
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:12.0.0.1444
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11 Build 6.0.14.748
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11_build_6.0.14.748
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.1.3
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.1.3
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.1
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.1
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.5
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.5
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.4
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.4
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.3
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.3
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.2.2315
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.2.2315
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.2.1744
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.2.1744
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.2
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.2
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0.1
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0.1
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 11.0
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:11.0
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 10.5
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.5
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 10.0
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer 12.0.1.1737 Mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:12.0.1.1737:-:-:-:-:mac_os_x
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0:10.0.0.305:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0:10.0.0.305:mac
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0:10.0.0.331:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0:10.0.0.331:mac
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0:10.0.0.352:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.0:10.0.0.352:mac
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.1:10.0.0._481:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.1:10.0.0._481:mac
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.1:10.0.0.396:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.1:10.0.0.396:mac
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.1:10.0.0.412:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:10.1:10.0.0.412:mac
  • cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:12.0.0.1701:-:mac
    cpe:2.3:a:realnetworks:realplayer:12.0.0.1701:-:mac
CVSS
Base: 7.5 (as of 06-01-2014 - 12:15)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-119
CAPEC
  • Buffer Overflow via Environment Variables
    This attack pattern involves causing a buffer overflow through manipulation of environment variables. Once the attacker finds that they can modify an environment variable, they may try to overflow associated buffers. This attack leverages implicit trust often placed in environment variables.
  • Overflow Buffers
    Buffer Overflow attacks target improper or missing bounds checking on buffer operations, typically triggered by input injected by an attacker. As a consequence, an attacker is able to write past the boundaries of allocated buffer regions in memory, causing a program crash or potentially redirection of execution as per the attackers' choice.
  • Client-side Injection-induced Buffer Overflow
    This type of attack exploits a buffer overflow vulnerability in targeted client software through injection of malicious content from a custom-built hostile service.
  • Filter Failure through Buffer Overflow
    In this attack, the idea is to cause an active filter to fail by causing an oversized transaction. An attacker may try to feed overly long input strings to the program in an attempt to overwhelm the filter (by causing a buffer overflow) and hoping that the filter does not fail securely (i.e. the user input is let into the system unfiltered).
  • MIME Conversion
    An attacker exploits a weakness in the MIME conversion routine to cause a buffer overflow and gain control over the mail server machine. The MIME system is designed to allow various different information formats to be interpreted and sent via e-mail. Attack points exist when data are converted to MIME compatible format and back.
  • Overflow Binary Resource File
    An attack of this type exploits a buffer overflow vulnerability in the handling of binary resources. Binary resources may include music files like MP3, image files like JPEG files, and any other binary file. These attacks may pass unnoticed to the client machine through normal usage of files, such as a browser loading a seemingly innocent JPEG file. This can allow the attacker access to the execution stack and execute arbitrary code in the target process. This attack pattern is a variant of standard buffer overflow attacks using an unexpected vector (binary files) to wrap its attack and open up a new attack vector. The attacker is required to either directly serve the binary content to the victim, or place it in a locale like a MP3 sharing application, for the victim to download. The attacker then is notified upon the download or otherwise locates the vulnerability opened up by the buffer overflow.
  • Buffer Overflow via Symbolic Links
    This type of attack leverages the use of symbolic links to cause buffer overflows. An attacker can try to create or manipulate a symbolic link file such that its contents result in out of bounds data. When the target software processes the symbolic link file, it could potentially overflow internal buffers with insufficient bounds checking.
  • Overflow Variables and Tags
    This type of attack leverages the use of tags or variables from a formatted configuration data to cause buffer overflow. The attacker crafts a malicious HTML page or configuration file that includes oversized strings, thus causing an overflow.
  • Buffer Overflow via Parameter Expansion
    In this attack, the target software is given input that the attacker knows will be modified and expanded in size during processing. This attack relies on the target software failing to anticipate that the expanded data may exceed some internal limit, thereby creating a buffer overflow.
  • Buffer Overflow in an API Call
    This attack targets libraries or shared code modules which are vulnerable to buffer overflow attacks. An attacker who has access to an API may try to embed malicious code in the API function call and exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in the function's implementation. All clients that make use of the code library thus become vulnerable by association. This has a very broad effect on security across a system, usually affecting more than one software process.
  • Buffer Overflow in Local Command-Line Utilities
    This attack targets command-line utilities available in a number of shells. An attacker can leverage a vulnerability found in a command-line utility to escalate privilege to root.
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL
exploit-db via4
description RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.3.51/16.0.2.32 - (.rmp) Version Attribute Buffer Overflow. CVE-2013-6877,CVE-2013-7260. Local exploit for windows platform
file exploits/windows/local/30468.pl
id EDB-ID:30468
last seen 2016-02-03
modified 2013-12-24
platform windows
port
published 2013-12-24
reporter Gabor Seljan
source https://www.exploit-db.com/download/30468/
title RealNetworks RealPlayer 16.0.3.51/16.0.2.32 - .rmp Version Attribute Buffer Overflow
type local
metasploit via4
description This module exploits a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability in version 16.0.3.51 and 16.0.2.32 of RealNetworks RealPlayer, caused by improper bounds checking of the version and encoding attributes inside the XML declaration. By persuading the victim to open a specially-crafted .RMP file, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
id MSF:EXPLOIT/WINDOWS/FILEFORMAT/REALPLAYER_VER_ATTRIBUTE_BOF
last seen 2019-03-24
modified 2017-07-24
published 2013-12-20
reliability Normal
reporter Rapid7
source https://github.com/rapid7/metasploit-framework/blob/master/modules/exploits/windows/fileformat/realplayer_ver_attribute_bof.rb
title RealNetworks RealPlayer Version Attribute Buffer Overflow
nessus via4
NASL family Windows
NASL id REALPLAYER_17_0_4_61.NASL
description According to its build number, the installed version of RealPlayer on the remote Windows host is earlier than 17.0.4.61. It is, therefore, affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability when handling the 'encoding', 'trackid', and 'version' attributes in RealPlayer Metadata Package (RMP) files that could lead to arbitrary code execution.
last seen 2019-02-21
modified 2018-11-15
plugin id 71772
published 2013-12-31
reporter Tenable
source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=71772
title RealPlayer for Windows < 17.0.4.61 RMP Buffer Overflow
refmap via4
bid 64695
cert-vn VU#698278
confirm http://service.real.com/realplayer/security/12202013_player/en/
exploit-db 30468
xf realplayer-cve20137260-bo(90160)
Last major update 30-12-2016 - 21:59
Published 03-01-2014 - 15:55
Last modified 28-08-2017 - 21:34
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