MS10-082: Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2378111)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49959


The remote Windows host has a media player that is affected by a code execution vulnerability.


The version of Windows Media Player installed on the remote host has a code execution vulnerability. Objects are not deallocated properly during a reload operation via a web browser.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into visiting a maliciously crafted web page.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Media Player on Windows 2003, XP, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49959

File Name: smb_nt_ms10-082.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2010/10/13

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/10/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2745

BID: 43772

MSFT: MS10-082

MSKB: 2378111