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The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by
multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
The remote host contains the hxvz.dll ActiveX control.
The version of this control installed on the remote host reportedly
contains multiple stack-based buffer overflows. If an attacker can
trick a user on the affected host into visiting a specially crafted
web page, this issue could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on
the host subject to the user's privileges.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista and 2008.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 31796 ()
Bugtraq ID: 28606
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1086
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