Microsoft Windows Media Player .mpg denial of service
|win-mediaplayer-mpg-dos (56435)||Medium Risk|
Microsoft Windows Media Player is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a divide-by-zero error when processing .mpg audio files. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted .mpg file, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- Microsoft Windows Media Player Web site: Microsoft Windows Media Player.
- Offensive Security Exploit Database [02-22-2010]: Windows Media Player 11.0.5721.5145 (.mpg) Buffer Overflow Exploit .
- CVE-2010-0718: Buffer overflow in Microsoft Windows Media Player 9 and 11.0.5721.5145 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted .mpg file.
- OSVDB ID: 62652: Microsoft Windows Media Player Crafted MPG File Handling Overflow DoS
- Microsoft Windows Media Player 11.0.5721.5145
Feb 22, 2010
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