Windows Media Security Patch: Flaw in Windows Media Player Skins Downloading could allow Code Execution

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An identified security issue in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.0 and Windows Media Player for XP that could enable an attacker to read files or run programs on a computer. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft.
  • Version:

    1

    File Name:

    WindowsMedia71-KB817787-x86-ENU.exe

    Date Published:

    5/6/2003

    File Size:

    263 KB

      An identified security issue in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.0 and Windows Media Player for XP that could enable an attacker to read files or run programs on a computer. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows ME


      1. Click the Download link to start the download.
      2. Do one of the following:
        • To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.
        • To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.