Vulnerability Scanning Solutions, LLC.
Our Process
What We Scan For
Sample Report
Client List
Contact Us
What We Scan For
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins --> Category: infos

Vulnerability in Microsoft Agent Could Allow Spoofing (890046) Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of update 890046

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

It is possible to spoof the content of a web site.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Microsoft Agent service
which may allow a possible hacker to spoof the content of a web site.

To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to set up a rogue web site and
lure a victim on the remote host into visiting it.

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :

Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3

Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.


P.O. Box 827051

Pembroke Pines, FL 33082-7051

Vulnerability Scanning Solutions, LLC.