MS06-071: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft XML Core Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (928088)

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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 XML Core Services.

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 :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-071

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
2003.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 23647 ()

Bugtraq ID: 20915

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5745