MS08-041: Vulnerability in the ActiveX Control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access Could Allow Remote Code Execution (955617)
High Nessus Plugin ID 33870
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web client.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of the ActiveX control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access which is vulnerable to a security flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious web page and entice a victim to visit it.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office 2000, XP and 2003.