Microsoft has released an update to Windows Media Player.

A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to execute commands on a computer running Windows Media Player.

Note:This update is available from Windows Update and the following locations:

Download Patch: Windows Media Player 9 Series for Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows 2003

Download Patch: Windows Media Player 6.4, 7.1 or 9 for Windows Millennium Edition

Download Patch: Windows Media Player 6.4 for NT 4.0 Server

View: Microsoft Knowledge Base Article - 828026