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Vulnerabilities in HyperTerminal (873339) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the remote registry for MS04-043
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through HyperTerminal.
The remote host contains a version of the HyperTerminal software which
is vulnerable to a security flaw which may allow a possible hacker to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host by tricking a victim into using Hyperterminal
to log into a rogue host.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP and 2003 :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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