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It is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote Windows host
The version of Microsoft DirectShow installed on the remote host is
affected by a heap-based buffer overflow that can be triggered when
parsing AVI media files.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted AVI file, this issue could be leveraged to execute
arbitrary code subject to the user's privileges.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 44423 ()
Bugtraq ID: 38112
CVE ID: CVE-2010-0250
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