MS05-015: Vulnerability in the Hyperlink Object Library may allow code execution (888113)
High Nessus Plugin ID 16330
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Windows that contains a flaw in the Hyperlink Object Library that can be abused to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to construct a malicious hyperlink and lure a victim into clicking it.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.