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The version of the .NET framework installed on the remote host has an
information disclosure vulnerability.
There is an information disclosure vulnerability in ASP.NET, part of
the .NET framework. Information can be leaked due to improper error
handling during encryption padding.
A remote attacker could exploit this to decrypt and modify an ASP.NET
application's server-encrypted data. In .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and
above, an attacker could exploit this to download any file within the
ASP.NET application, including web.config.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true