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RealPlayer, Helix users at risk of attack

 
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2005 11:03 am    Post subject: RealPlayer, Helix users at risk of attack Reply with quote

Popular media players RealPlayer and Helix Player are at risk of a security vulnerability that could let malicious attackers launch remote attacks on a user's system, security experts say.

A flaw has been discovered in RealNetworks' RealPlayer version 10.0.5.756 Gold and Helix Player 1.0.5.757 Gold running on Linux or Unix operating systems, according to a report released Tuesday by the French Security Incident Response Team, or FrSIRT.

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