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The remote Windows host contains a component that could allow remote
The remote Windows host contains a version of the Microsoft Active
Accessibility component that fails to properly restrict the path used
for loading external libraries.
If an attacker can trick a user into opening a file that resides in the
same directory as a specially crafted DLL file, he can leverage this
issue to execute arbitrary code in that DLL file subject to the user's
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true