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DirectX NULL Byte Overwrite Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6237

Unspecified vulnerability in the QuickTime Movie Parser Filter in quartz.dll in DirectShow in Microsoft DirectX 7.0 through 9.0c on Windows 2000 SP4 Windows XP SP2 and SP3 and Windows Server 2003 SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted QuickTime media file as exploited in the wild in May 2009 aka "DirectX NULL Byte Overwrite Vulnerability."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2009-1537
Product(s):
  • DirectX