MS11-092: Vulnerability in Windows Media Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2648048)

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Synopsis :

The version of Windows Media installed on the remote host has a memory
corruption vulnerability.

Description :

The Windows Media Player or Windows Media Center install on the remote
Windows host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- A memory corruption vulnerability could be triggered
when parsing a specially crafted DVR-MS (Microsoft
Digital Video Recording) file. (CVE-2011-3401)

If a remote attacker can trick a user into opening a malicious DVR-MS
file using the the affected install, this vulnerability 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, Vista, and 7.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 57278 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50957

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3401