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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3037

Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1, 9, 10, and 11 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a skin file (WMZ or WMD) with crafted header information that causes a size mismatch between compressed and decompressed data and triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, aka "Windows Media Player Code Execution Vulnerability Parsing Skins."
Publish Date : 2007-08-14 Last Update Date : 2011-04-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS07-047: Vulnerabilities in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (936782) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:464 windows
Windows Media Player Code Execution Vulnerability Parsing Skins oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2207 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3037

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Windows Media Player 11 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows Media Player 4

- References For CVE-2007-3037
SECTRACK 1018565
BUGTRAQ 20070814 ZDI-07-046: Microsoft Windows Media Player Skin Parsing Size Mismatch Heap Overflow Vulnerability
OSVDB 36385
BID 25307 Microsoft Windows Media Player Remote Skin Decompression Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-13
VUPEN ADV-2007-2871
CERT TA07-226A
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-047

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3037

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