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Cumulative patch for Windows Media Player Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the version of Media Player
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the media player.
The remote version of Windows Media Player is vulnerable to various flaws :
- A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code when sending a
badly formed file
- A local attacker may gain SYSTEM rights
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.