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Microsoft Windows Media Services Buffer Overflow

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Microsoft Windows Media Services Buffer Overflow

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/09/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/04/2005
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of Microsoft Windows Media Services contain a flawed 'nsiislog.dll' file that contains a remotely exploitable buffer overflow. If successfully exploited, an attacker can gain SYSTEM privileges.

Solution(s)

  • http-iis-windows-media-services-bof

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