Intrusion Prevention

MS.WMPlayer.Plugin.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft WMPlayer Plugin.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious "src" property within "embed" tag which is embedded in a web page. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition SP2
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition SP2
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP2
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP1
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition SP1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP4
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
+ Avaya DefinityOne Media Servers
+ Avaya IP600 Media Servers
+ Avaya S3400 Message Application Server
+ Avaya S8100 Media Servers
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP4
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP4
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP4
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP1
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor.
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter x64 Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows Server x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=E3DAAB50-2AC7-49DD-8971-4F98FED9FBA6&displaylang=en
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=165916C2-037E-4EDD-B64A-84838BEE151C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition SP2
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP4
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP2
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP4
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition SP2
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Home SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=165916C2-037E-4EDD-B64A-84838BEE151C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web Edition SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard x64 Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows Server x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=E3DAAB50-2AC7-49DD-8971-4F98FED9FBA6&displaylang=en
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=165916C2-037E-4EDD-B64A-84838BEE151C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP4
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows Server x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=E3DAAB50-2AC7-49DD-8971-4F98FED9FBA6&displaylang=en
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=165916C2-037E-4EDD-B64A-84838BEE151C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP4
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en
Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1
Microsoft Security Update for Windows Media Player Plug-in (KB911564)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=CCDD3D35-BE5C-4C43-8FFA-BB8570A7321C&displaylang=en

CVE References

CVE-2006-0005