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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the media
The remote version of Windows Media Player is affected by various flaws :
- A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code
when sending a badly formed file.
- A local attacker may gain SYSTEM privileges.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6