MS10-027: Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (979402)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by a
code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The Windows Media Player 9 ActiveX control has an unspecified code
execution vulnerability.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into
requesting a maliciously crafted web page, resulting in arbitrary code

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000 and XP.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 45514 ()

Bugtraq ID: 39351

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0268