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Vulnerabilities in Windows Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution (908531) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of update 908531
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Vulnerabilities in the Windows Explorer may allow a possible hacker to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host.
The remote version of Windows contains a version of the Windows Explorer
which contains a vulnerability in the way it handles COM objects.
A possible hacker may exploit this vulnerability by asking his victim to visit
a rogue website containing a malformed COM object.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6
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