MS10-007: Vulnerability in Windows Shell Handler Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975713)

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Synopsis :

An API function on the remote host has a code execution

Description :

The ShellExecute() API function on the remote host fails to properly
validate URLs, which could result in arbitrary code execution.

A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into making an
application (e.g. web browser) pass specially crafted data to the
vulnerable function, resulting in remote code execution.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 44417 ()

Bugtraq ID: 37884

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0027