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Vulnerability in the Microsoft Collaboration Data Objects Could Allow Remote Code Execution (907245) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of update 907245
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A flaw in the Microsoft Collaboration Data Object may allow a possible hacker
to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
An unchecked buffer condition may allow a possible hacker to execute arbitrary
code on the remote host.
To execute this flaw, a possible hacker would need to send a malformed message
via SMTP to the remote host, either by using the SMTP server
(if Exchange is installed) or by sending an email to a user on the remote
When the email is processed by CDO, an unchecked buffer may allow cause
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
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