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RealPlayer and Helix Player in Linux security scare

 
 
Imhotep
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      09-29-2005
"Users who run the media players on Linux or Unix are at risk of attack,
security experts claim. 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."

http://news.zdnet.co.uk/internet/0,3...9222693,00.htm

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