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MS Task Scheduler vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Remote MS Task Scheduler check
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
There is a flaw in the Task Scheduler application which could allow a
remote attacker to execute code remotely. There are many attack vectors
for this flaw. A possible hacker, exploiting this flaw, would need to either
have the ability to connect to the target machine or be able to coerce a
local user to either install a .job file or browse to a malicious website.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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