MS04-010: MSN Messenger Information Disclosure (838512)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 12091


It is possible to read files on the remote host.


The remote host is running MSN Messenger.

The remote host appears to be vulnerable to a remote attack wherein an attacker can read any local file that the victim has 'read' access to.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Messenger 6.0 and 6.1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 12091

File Name: smb_nt_ms04-010.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.35 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2004/03/09

Modified: 2017/07/14

Dependencies: 16328, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 2.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:msn_messenger

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2004/03/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/03/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0122

BID: 9828

OSVDB: 4169

MSFT: MS04-010

MSKB: 838512