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Vulnerability in Exchange Server 5.5 Outlook Web Access XSS (895179) Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for ms05-029 via the registry

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote Web Server contains a script which is vulnerable to cross site
scripting attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of the Outlook Web Access which contains
cross site scripting flaws.

This vulnerability could allow a possible hacker to convince a user
to run a malicious script. If this malicious script is run, it would execute
in the security context of the user.
Attempts to exploit this vulnerability require user interaction.

This vulnerability could allow a possible hacker access to any data on the
Outlook Web Access server that was accessible to the individual user.

It may also be possible to exploit the vulnerability to manipulate Web browser caches
and intermediate proxy server caches, and put spoofed content in those caches.

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for OWA for Exchange 5.5 :

Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3

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