MS10-050: Vulnerability in Windows Movie Maker Could Allow Remote Code Execution (981997)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Windows
Movie Maker.

Description :

The remote Windows host contains a version of Windows Movie Maker that
is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability due to the way the
application parses project file formats.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected system into opening a
specially crafted Movie Maker project file using the affected
application, 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 XP and Vista.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 48287 ()

Bugtraq ID: 42268

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2564