MS10-062: Vulnerability in MPEG-4 Codec Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975558)

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Synopsis :

A video codec on the remote Windows host has a buffer overflow

Description :

The MPEG-4 codec, which is included with Windows Media codecs,
contains a buffer overflow vulnerability that can be triggered by a
specially crafted media file that uses MPEG-4 video encoding.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected system into opening a
specially crafted media file or receiving specially crafted web
content, 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, 2003, Vista,
and 2008.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 49220 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43039

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0818