MS04-037: Vulnerability in Windows Shell (841356)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Windows Shell that
could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to lure a victim into
visiting a malicious website or into opening a malicious file

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 15460 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10677

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0214