CVE-2007-5095 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Windows Media Player (WMP) 9 on Windows XP SP2 invokes Internet Explorer to render HTML documents contained inside some media files, regardless of what default web browser is configured, which might allow remote attackers to exploit vulnerabilities in software that the user does not expect to run, as demonstrated by the HTMLView parameter in an .asx file.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/backdooring-windows-media-files
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479825/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479854/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479855/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479856/100/100/threaded

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5095
NVD Published Date:
09/26/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018
Source:
MITRE