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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Windows Media
The remote host contains a version of Windows Media Player that is
affected by a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted ASF (Advanced Systems Format) file, this issue could
be leveraged to run arbitrary code on the host subject to the user's
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, and
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 42108 ()
Bugtraq ID: 36644
CVE ID: CVE-2009-2527
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