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HTML Help Code Execution (890175) (registry check) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the remote registry for MS05-001
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.
The remote host contains a version of the HTML Help ActiveX control which
is vulnerable to a security flaw which may allow a possible hacker to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious web page
and entice a victim to visit this web page.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP and 2003 :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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