MS17-022: Security Update for Microsoft XML Core Services (4010321)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability in Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) due to improper
handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this vulnerability, by convincing a user to visit a
specially crafted website, to test for the presence of files on disk.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS17-022

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, and 2016.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 97742 ()

Bugtraq ID: 96069

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0022

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