MS03-041: Vulnerability in Authenticode Verification Could Allow Remote Code Execution (823182)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Authenticode Verification
module that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim to
visit this web page.

An attacker may also be able to exploit the vulnerability by sending a
malicious HTML email.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 11886 ()

Bugtraq ID: 8830

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0660

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