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The version of Windows Media installed on the remote host has multiple
code execution vulnerabilities.
The remote Windows host has at least one of the following
vulnerabilities in Media Player or Media Center :
- DirectShow does not adequately restrict the path used
for loading external libraries. A remote attacker could
exploit this by tricking a user into opening a specially
crafted file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.
- There is an unspecified code execution vulnerability
when Media Player and Media Center attempt to open
specially crafted .dvr-ms files.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 2008
R2, and Media Center TV Pack.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true