MS04-043: Vulnerabilities in HyperTerminal (873339)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the HyperTerminal software that
could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by
tricking a victim into using Hyperterminal to log into a rogue host.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 15964 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11916

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0568