MS05-033: Vulnerability in Telnet Client Could Allow Information Disclosure (896428)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to disclose user information.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw the Telnet client that
could allow an attacker to read the session variables of users
connecting to a rogue telnet server.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms05-033

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 18486 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13940

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0488
CVE-2005-1205