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Microsoft DirectShow msvidctl.dll Code Execution

 
Signature ID: 19339/2
Original Release:S414
Release:S731 (download)
Original Release Date:2009 July 14
Latest Release Date:2013 July 30
Default Enabled:False
Default Retired:True
CVE:CVE-2008-0015
BugTraq ID:35558
Alarm Severity:High
Fidelity:85 

Description

This signature will detect web access of content using clsids associated with Microsoft Directshow msvidctl.dll. This dll is associated with potentially malicious content. This vulnerability is documented as CVE-2008-0015.

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Benign Triggers

There are no known benign triggers.

IntelliShield Alerts

IntelliShield ID Headline VersionCVSS ScoreLast Published
18595Microsoft Windows Video msvidctl ActiveX Control Code Execution Vulnerability99.3/7.72009 August 11 19:18 GMT

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