MS07-048: Vulnerabilities in Windows Gadgets Could Allow Remote Code Execution (938123)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Desktop

Description :

The remote version of Microsoft Windows is missing a critical security
update that fixes several vulnerabilities in the Desktop Gadgets.

An attacker may exploit these flaws to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to lure the
user into adding a malicious RSS feed or mail contact or using a
malicious weather link.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 25901 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25287

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3032

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