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A video codec on the remote Windows host has a buffer overflow
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 :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
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
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