MS02-008: XML Core Services patch (318203)

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Synopsis :

Local files can be retrieved through the web client.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Internet Explorer that could
allow an attacker to read local files on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to lure a victim on the
remote system into visiting a rogue website.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms02-008

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for the Windows NT, 2000 and
XP.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 10866 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3699

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0057