MS09-047: Vulnerabilities in Windows Media Format Could Allow Remote Code Execution (973812)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through opening a
Windows Media Format file.

Description :

The remote Windows host contains a version of the Windows Media Format
Runtime or Windows Media Services that is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities :

- The ASF parser has an invalid free vulnerability.
A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a
user into opening a specially crafted ASF file, which
could lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2009-2498)

- The MP3 parser has a memory corruption vulnerability.
A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a
user into opening a specially crafted MP3 file, which
could lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2009-2499)

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS09-047

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista and 2008.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 40890 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36225
36228

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2498
CVE-2009-2499