MS06-068: Vulnerability in Microsoft Agent Could Remote Code Execution (920213)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote host through the
agent service.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Microsoft Agent service
that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to set up a rogue website and
lure a victim on the remote host into visiting it or have him load a malformed
.ACF file.

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 : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 23645 ()

Bugtraq ID: 21034

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3445