MS09-028: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (971633)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote Windows host
using DirectX.

Description :

The DirectShow component included with the version of Microsoft DirectX
installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities
that may allow execution of arbitrary code when processing a specially
crafted QuickTime media file.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for DirectX 7.0, 8.0 and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 39791 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35139

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1537