MS11-049: Vulnerability in the Microsoft XML Editor Could Allow Information Disclosure (2543893) (uncredentialed check)

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Synopsis :

An application on the remote Windows host has an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

An application on the remote host has an information disclosure
vulnerability. When parsing a specially crafted Web Service Discovery
(.disco) file, external XML entities are allowed for untrusted user
input. A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into
opening a specially crafted .disco file, resulting in the disclosure of
sensitive information.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-049

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for SQL Server 2005, 2008 and
2008 R2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 72909 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48196

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1280

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