realplayer security update
|Last updated on:||2005-03-21|
|Affected Products:||Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras (v. 3)|
Updated realplayer packages that fix a number of security issues are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Extras.
This update has been rated as having important security impact by the Red
Hat Security Response Team.
The realplayer package contains RealPlayer, a media format player.
A number of security issues have been discovered in RealPlayer 8 of which a
subset are believed to affect the Linux version as shipped with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3 Extras. RealPlayer 8 is no longer supported by
Users of RealPlayer are advised to upgrade to this erratum package which
contains RealPlayer 10.
errata relevant to your system have been applied. Use Red Hat
Network to download and update your packages. To launch the Red Hat
Update Agent, use the following command:
For information on how to install packages manually, refer to the
following Web page for the System Administration or Customization
guide specific to your system:
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras (v. 3)|
File outdated by: RHSA-2007:0841
Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)
150341 - RHEL3 requires update to RealPlayer 10 for security reasons
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