Windows Media Player Denial Of Service Vulnerability

2011-12-27T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310902781
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2011 SecPod
Modified 2020-06-09T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Windows Media Player and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Windows Media Player Denial Of Service Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Madhuri D <dmadhuri@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2011 SecPod, http://www.secpod.com
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.902781");
  script_version("2020-06-09T10:15:40+0000");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2011-12-27 18:30:35 +0530 (Tue, 27 Dec 2011)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-06-09 10:15:40 +0000 (Tue, 09 Jun 2020)");
  script_name("Windows Media Player Denial Of Service Vulnerability");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2011 SecPod");
  script_family("Denial of Service");
  script_dependencies("secpod_ms_win_media_player_detect_900173.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Win/MediaPlayer/Ver");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow attackers to cause denial of
  service.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Microsoft Windows Media Player version 11.0.5721.5262.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw is caused to unspecified error in the application.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure
  of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer
  release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with Windows Media Player and is prone to
  denial of service vulnerability.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/108152/wmp11-dos.txt");
  exit(0);
}

include("version_func.inc");

wmpVer = get_kb_item("Win/MediaPlayer/Ver");
if(!wmpVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_is_equal(version:wmpVer, test_version:"11.0.5721.5262")){
  security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
}