Outlook Express Multiple DoS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3062
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host runs a version of Outlook Express that contains multiple vulnerabilities.
An attacker may exploit these vulnerabilities to disable the Outlook Express client of a victim.
To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a malformed e-mail message to a victim and wait for him to read it using Outlook Express.
SolutionUpgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.