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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web
The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005
that is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when handling malformed WMI
request in the ActiveX component.
An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this
host, by entice a use to visit a specially crafter web page.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for VS2005.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 23836 ()
Bugtraq ID: 20843
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4704
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