MS05-012: Vulnerability in OLE and COM Could Allow Code Execution (873333)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Explorer.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that is affected by two
vulnerabilities when dealing with OLE and/or COM.

These vulnerabilities could allow a local user to escalate his
privileges and allow a remote user to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host.

To exploit these flaws, an attacker would need to send a specially
crafted document to a victim on the remote host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms05-012

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
2003.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 16327 ()

Bugtraq ID: 12488
12483

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0047
CVE-2005-0044