Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.DivX.Web.Player.DoS

Description

This indicates a possible attempt to exploit a denial of service vulnerability in DivX Web Player.
The vulnerability can be exploited by invoking the GoWindowed method for the DivXBrowserPlugin ActiveX object (npdivx32.dll).

Affected Products

DivX Inc. DivX Web Player 1.2

Impact

Denial of service: Internet Explorer 7 crash.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patches for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2007-0429