RealPlayer Patch Plugs In the Wild Security Exploit

RealNetworks, the maker of the RealPlayer and RealOne media player software, has issued a security update to fix a flaw that hackers are actively exploiting to break into vulnerable computers.

...The security patch remedies a type of software flaw that could be exploited just by convincing Real users to click on a specially crafted Web link. The update comes just three days after Symantec Corp. issued an alert saying it was seeing cyber crooks targeting the software hole to compromise Windows computers. RealPlayer Patch Plugs In-the-Wild Security Exploit - Security Fix

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 23rd October 2007 2:06AM