MS02-008: XML Core Services patch (318203)

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

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 :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 10866 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3699

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0057