MS10-033: Vulnerabilities in Media Decompression Could Allow Remote Code Execution (979902)

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Synopsis :

Opening a specially crafted media file can result in arbitrary code

Description :

The remote Windows host has multiple unspecified code execution
vulnerabilities related to media decompression. A remote attacker
could exploit this by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted
media file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for DirectX 9, Windows Media
Format Runtime, Windows Media Encoder, and Asycfilt.dll (COM

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 46840 ()

Bugtraq ID: 40432

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1879