MS11-015: Vulnerabilities in Windows Media Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2510030)

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Synopsis :

The version of Windows Media installed on the remote host has multiple
code execution vulnerabilities.

Description :

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 :

Solution :

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

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 52583 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46680

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0032