MS04-009: Vulnerability in Outlook could allow code execution (828040)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the email
client.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of outlook that could allow
Internet Explorer to execute script code in the Local Machine zone and
therefore let an attacker execute arbitrary programs on this host.

To exploit this bug, an attacker would need to send an special HTML
message to a user of this host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms04-009

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2002 and XP.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 12092 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9827

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0121