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The PDF file viewer on the remote Windows host allows execution of
The installation of Adobe Reader on the remote host allows execution
of arbitrary code by means of a specially crafted PDF file with a
malicious 'mailto:' link.
Note that the issue only exists on systems running Windows XP or
Windows 2003 with Internet Explorer 7.0.
See also :
Upgrade to Adobe Reader 8.1.1 or later or disable 'mailto' support as
described in the vendor advisory above.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true