MS04-043: Vulnerabilities in HyperTerminal (873339)
High Nessus Plugin ID 15964
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through HyperTerminal.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of the HyperTerminal software that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by tricking a victim into using Hyperterminal to log into a rogue host.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP and 2003.