MS07-050: Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution (938127)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Internet Explorer or Outlook
Express with a bug in the Vector Markup Language (VML) handling routine
that may allow an attacker execute arbitrary code on the remote host by
sending a specially crafted email or by luring a user on the remote host
into visiting a rogue website.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS07-050

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 25886 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25310

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1749