MS10-030: Vulnerability in Outlook Express and Windows Mail Could Allow Remote Code Execution (978542)

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Synopsis :

An integer overflow vulnerability is present on the remote host due
to an issue in Outlook Express / Windows Mail.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Outlook Express /
Windows Mail that contains a flaw that could be used to cause an
integer overflow, resulting in remote code execution.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need a victim to connect to a
mail server under their control and send malicious responses to the
victim's email client.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS10-030

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Outlook Express and
Windows Mail.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 46312 ()

Bugtraq ID: 39927

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0816