MS08-054: Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (954154)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the Media
Player.

Description :

The remote host is running Windows Media Player 11.

There is a vulnerability in the remote version of this software that
could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, the attacker would need to set up a rogue audio
file and send it to a victim on the remote host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms08-054

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Media Player 11.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 34122 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30550

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2253