Intrusion Prevention

RealNetworks.Arcade.Games.ActiveX.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a memory corruption vulnerability
in Realnetworks.
The vulnerability may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the affected ActiveX control. Failed exploit attempts will likely cause the program to crash,resulting in a denial of service condition.

Affected Products

Windows Vista Home Basic - sp2 (i386)
CShellCtl ActiveX Control version 2.6
Windows XP Professional - sp2 (i386)
CShellCtl ActiveX Control version 2.6
Windows XP Professional - sp3 (i386)
CShellCtl ActiveX Control version 2.6

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.