MS06-050: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows Hyperlink Object Library Could Allow Remote Code Execution (920670)

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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 could 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 2000, XP and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22192 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19405

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3086