MS10-025: Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Media Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (980858) (deprecated)

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 7029


The remote media service has a buffer overflow vulnerability.


The version of Windows Media Services running on the remote host has a buffer overflow vulnerability. This issue is related to the way the Windows Media Unicast Service handles specially crafted transport information packets. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 7029

Version: 1.15

Family: Generic

Published: 2010/04/30

Modified: 2018/09/16

Nessus ID: 46017

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:server

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/04/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0478

BID: 39356