This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The version of Windows Media installed on the remote host has a memory
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 :
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