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ESB-2012.0620 - [Win][Linux][Mac][OSX] Cisco WebEx Player: Multiple vulnerabilities

Date: 28 June 2012

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

         Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities in the Cisco WebEx Player
                               28 June 2012


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Cisco WebEx Player
Publisher:         Cisco Systems
Operating System:  Windows
                   Mac OS X
                   Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction
                   Denial of Service               -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2012-3057 CVE-2012-3056 CVE-2012-3055
                   CVE-2012-3054 CVE-2012-3053 

Original Bulletin:

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Cisco Security Advisory: Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities in the Cisco
WebEx Player

Advisory ID: cisco-sa-20120627-webex

Revision 1.0

For Public Release 2012 June 27 16:00  UTC (GMT) 



The Cisco WebEx Recording Format (WRF) player contains four buffer
overflow vulnerabilities and the Cisco Advanced Recording Format (ARF)
player contains one buffer overflow vulnerability. In some cases,
exploitation of the vulnerabilities could allow a remote attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of a targeted

The Cisco WebEx Players are applications that are used to play back
WebEx meeting recordings that have been recorded on a WebEx meeting
site or on the computer of an online meeting attendee. The players can
be automatically installed when the user accesses a recording file that
is hosted on a WebEx meeting site. The players can also be manually
installed for offline playback after downloading the application from

If the WRF or ARF players were automatically installed, they will be
automatically upgraded to the latest, nonvulnerable version when users
access a recording file that is hosted on a WebEx meeting site. If the
WRF or ARF player was manually installed, users will need to manually
install a new version of the player after downloading the latest version

Cisco has updated affected versions of the WebEx meeting sites and WRF
and ARF players to address these vulnerabilities.

This advisory is available at the following link:

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