Microsoft Windows Media Player PBG File Processing Overflow (917734)
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3651
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the Media Player.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Microsoft Windows Media Player version 9. There is a vulnerability in the remote version of this software that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to be able to convince a user to open a malicious media resource using the vulnerable player.
SolutionPatch or upgrade according to vendor recommendations.