MS05-029: Vulnerability in Exchange Server 5.5 Outlook Web Access XSS (895179)

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Synopsis :

The remote Web Server contains a script that is vulnerable to a
cross-site scripting attack.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of the Outlook Web Access that is
affected by a cross-site scripting flaw.

This vulnerability could allow an attacker to convince a user to run a
malicious script. If this malicious script is run, it would execute in
the security context of the user.

Attempts to exploit this vulnerability require user interaction.

This vulnerability could allow an attacker access to any data on the
Outlook Web Access server that was accessible to the individual user.

It may also be possible to exploit the vulnerability to manipulate Web
browser caches and intermediate proxy server caches, and put spoofed
content in those caches.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms05-029

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for OWA for Exchange 5.5.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 18488 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13952

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0563