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Outlook Express Multiple DoS

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The 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.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.