There is a buffer overflow in the parsing of Active Stream Redirector (.ASX) files. This buffer overflow may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code when a user views a malicious web page.
There is a buffer overflow in the processing of Active Stream Redirector (.ASX) files in Windows Media Player version 6.4 and 7. An Active Stream Redirector is a file type used by Windows Media Player to determine where a media stream can be found on the Internet, and how to play it.
This vulnerability is a variant of the vulnerability described in VU#675320 and MS00-090.
An attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable systems when the user visits a web page.
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This document was written by Cory F. Cohen.
|Date First Published:||2002-09-27|
|Date Last Updated:||2002-09-27 17:47 UTC|