MS04-013: Cumulative Update for Outlook Express (837009)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web

Description :

The remote host has a version of Outlook Express that has a bug in its
MHTML URL processor that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary
code on this host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a malformed email
to a user of this host using Outlook, or would need to lure him into
visiting a rogue website.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 12208 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9105

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0380