MS15-039: Vulnerability in XML Core Services Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (3046482)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a security bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of Microsoft XML Core Services
(MSXML) that is affected by a same-origin policy security bypass
vulnerability. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by
convincing a user to click a specially crafted link, resulting in the
disclosure of sensitive user information, such as credentials and
arbitrary files.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-039

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008,
7, 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 : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 82775 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74009

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1646

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