A vulnerability has been reported in Windows Media Player plug-in, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error in npdsplay.dll within the handling of EMBED elements and can be exploited to cause a buffer overflow via e.g. a malicious web site containing an overly long EMBED element.
Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.
NOTE: The vulnerability does not affect users of Internet Explorer.
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Subject: Windows Media Player Plug-in EMBED Element Buffer Overflow
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