MS05-050: Vulnerability in DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (904706)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20003
SynopsisA vulnerability in DirectShow could allow remote code execution.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of DirectX that is vulnerable to a remote code execution flaw.
To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a specially malformed .avi file to a user on the remote host and have him open it.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.