MS07-051: Vulnerability in Microsoft Agent Could Allow Remote Code Execution (938827)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Microsoft Agent
service that may allow an attacker to execute 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.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 26017 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25566

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3040