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The remote Windows host contains a media player that is susceptible to
a buffer overflow attack.
DivX Web Player, which allows for playing HD-quality DivX video in a
web browser, is installed on the remote host.
The installed version contains a heap-based buffer overflow that is
triggered when processing 'STRF' (Stream Format) chunks. Using a
specially crafted DivX file, an attacker may be able to leverage this
issue to execute arbitrary code on the host subject to the user's
See also :
Upgrade to DivX Web Player 220.127.116.11 or later in an updated DivX bundle
as that reportedly addresses the issue.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false