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Category:   OS (Microsoft)  >   Windows DLL (Any) Vendors:   Microsoft
Windows Media Foundation Object Memory Handling Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1041103
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1041103
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-8251   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jun 12 2018
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7 SP1, 2008 R2 SP1, 2012, 2012 R2, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2016, 10, 10 Version 1607, 10 Version 1703, 10 Version 1709, 10 Version 1803
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Windows Media Foundation. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object memory handling error in Windows Media Foundation and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

akayn (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative) and Aradnok reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8251
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284846
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284867
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284855
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284815
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284835
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284819
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284860
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284874
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284878
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284880
https://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=KB4284826

Vendor URL:  portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8251 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

Message History:   None.


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