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Vulnerability in Outlook could allow code execution (828040) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the version of OutLook.exe
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the email client.
The remote host is running a version of outlook which is vulnerable to a bug
which may allow Internet Explorer to execute script code in the Local Machine
zone and therefore let a possible hacker execute arbitrary programs on this host.
To exploit this bug, a possible hacker would need to send an special HTML message to
a user of this host.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2002 and XP :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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