RealPlayer users advised to patch security bugs
Critical bugs in RealNetworks' RealPlayer could let hackers hijack Windows, Mac, and Linux systems, security firms warned Tuesday.
Several editions of RealNetworks' popular media player are at risk from a pair of vulnerabilities, said Danish security firm Secunia, that could allow attackers to compromise machines with specially-crafted .wav and/or .smil, a file type that supports multimedia streaming protocols.
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