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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2009-1538
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 01:32:14
Published 15 Jul 2009 11:30:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2009-1538

Summary

The QuickTime Movie Parser Filter in quartz.dll in DirectShow in Microsoft DirectX 7.0 through 9.0c on Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP SP2 and SP3, and Windows Server 2003 SP2 performs updates to pointers without properly validating unspecified data values, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted QuickTime media file, aka "DirectX Pointer Validation Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Xp -

Application

  • Microsoft Directx 7.0

  • Microsoft Directx 8.1

  • Microsoft Directx 9.0


References

CERT - TA09-195A

MS - MS09-028

VUPEN - ADV-2009-1886

BID - 35600

OSVDB - 55844


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:50:35