2009-2534 | RealNetworks Helix Server input validation (BID-35732 / XFDB-51843)

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4.8 $0-$5k 0.35

A vulnerability has been found in RealNetworks Helix Server and classified as problematic. This vulnerability affects some unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-20. As an impact it is known to affect availability.

The weakness was disclosed 07/14/2009 by CORE Security with CORE Security Technologies (Website). The advisory is shared for download at vupen.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2009-2534 since 07/17/2009. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available.

A public exploit has been developed by Core Security in Python and been published immediately after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at securityfocus.com. As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 40350 (RealNetworks Helix Server Misc..

Upgrading to version 12.0.0 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 8672.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 35732), X-Force (51843), Vulnerability Center (SBV-22973) and Tenable (40350). The entry 49071 is pretty similar.



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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.8

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Class: Privilege escalation
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
Author: Core Security
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Nessus ID: 40350
Nessus Name: RealNetworks Helix Server Nessus File: 🔍
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08/12/2021 +2339 days 🔍Vendor: https://www.realnetworks.com/

Advisory: vupen.com
Researcher: CORE Security
Organization: CORE Security Technologies
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CVE: CVE-2009-2534 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 35732 – RealNetworks Helix Server ‘SETUP’ Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
X-Force: 51843
Vulnerability Center: 22973 – Real Networks Helix Server and Helix Mobile Server x3C 13.0.0 Remote DoS via an RTSP SETUP Request, Medium
OSVDB: 55982 – RealNetworks Helix Server SETUP Request Handling Searched 0x2F Character Remote DoS
Vupen: ADV-2009-1947

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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Created: 03/18/2015 15:15
Updated: 08/12/2021 16:08
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