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Patch Name : WindowsMedia9-XP-KB954156-x86-ENU.exe
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows Media Encoder 9 Series for Windows XP (KB954156)
Bulletin Id : MS08-053
Bulletin Title : Vulnerability in Windows Media Encoder 9 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (954156)
KnowledgeBase : 954156
Severity : Critical
Location Path : WindowsMedia9-XP-KB954156-x86-ENU.exe
Bulletin Summary: The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user viewed a specially crafted Web page. If a user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Sep 9, 2008
CVE Id :
Affected Product Information  
Product Name Service Pack Name
Windows XP Professional Windows XP Service Pack 2
Windows Media Encoder 9 Series Windows Media Encoder 9 gold
Registry changes  
Registry Path Key Name Key Value
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Updates\Windows Media Encoder\SP0\KB954156_WM9L -2

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