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The remote web server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
The remote server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the .HTR
An attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on
this host (although the exploitation of this flaw is considered
See also :
To unmap the .HTR extension:
1.Open Internet Services Manager
2.Right-click the Web server choose Properties from the context menu
4.Select WWW Service -> Edit -> HomeDirectory -> Configuration
5.Remove the reference to .htr from the list
See Microsoft bulletin MS02-028 for a patch.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 11028 (iis_htr_overflow.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 48555003
CVE ID: CVE-2002-0364CVE-2002-0071
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