MS07-047: Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (936782)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25885


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Windows Media Player.


There is a vulnerability in the remote version of Windows Media Player that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, one attacker would need to set up a rogue PNG image and send it to a victim on the remote host.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and Vista.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25885

File Name: smb_nt_ms07-047.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.31 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2007/08/14

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 5.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:microsoft:windows_media_player

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/08/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3037, CVE-2007-3035

BID: 25305, 25307

OSVDB: 36385, 36386

MSFT: MS07-047

MSKB: 936782

CWE: 94, 119