MS10-013: Vulnerability in Microsoft DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (977935)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

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 :

Solution :

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