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MJPEG Decoder Vulnerability

 
Signature ID: 6963/0
Original Release:S338
Release:S509 (download)
Original Release Date:2008 June 11
Latest Release Date:2010 August 23
Default Enabled:False
Default Retired:True
Alarm Severity:High
Fidelity:85 

Description

This signature fires on an attempt to exploit a vulnerability in the MJPEG Decoder on Microsoft Windows.When a victim opens a malicious movie file crafted by an attacker, a memory corruption occurs that may allow the attacker to execute code at a privilege level of the invoking user.

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IntelliShield Alerts

IntelliShield ID Headline VersionCVSS ScoreLast Published
16005Microsoft DirectX MJPEG Decoder Code Execution Vulnerability49.3/6.92008 July 17 15:32 GMT

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