Cumulative Security Update for Outlook Express (923694)
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3860
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the email client.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Microsoft Outlook Express that contains a security flaw that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a malformed HTML email to a victim on the remote host and have them open it.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Outlook Express at http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms06-076.mspx