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Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SV 1 XHTML Comment User Confirmation Bypass



The remote host is vulnerable to a script injection attack.


The remote host is running Internet Explorer 6 SV1, the version that is part of Windows XP SP2. It is reported that the user confirmation asked before to load client-side JavaScript and ActiveX embedded in web pages can be trivially bypassed. An attacker may run malicious script on the remote host.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.