Intrusion Prevention

MS.DXMedia.SDK6.SourceUrl.ActiveX.Access

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in Microsoft DirectX Media SDK.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles a malicious "SourceUrl" property. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code by sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Microsoft DirectX Media 6.0 SDK.

Impact

System compromise: remote code execution.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any official fix for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2007-4336