MS06-022: Vulnerability in ART Image Rendering Could Allow Remote Code Execution (918439)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that contains a flaw
in the Hyperlink Object Library.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to construct a malicious
hyperlink and lure a victim into clicking it.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 21686 ()

Bugtraq ID: 18394

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2378