MS06-057: Vulnerability in Windows Explorer Could Allow Remote Execution (923191)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web or
email client.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that contains a flaw
in the Windows Explorer WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX control (Web View).

An attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote host
by constructing a malicious script and enticing a victim to visit a
website or view a specially crafted email message.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22530 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19030

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3730