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MS06-057 Bulletin Details Microsoft Security Bulletins

Bulletin ID:MS06-057
TitleVulnerability in Windows Explorer Could Allow Remote Execution (923191)
Summary: A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Windows Shell due to improper validation of input parameters when invoked by the WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX control (Web View). This vulnerability could potentially allow remote code execution if a user visited a specially crafted Web site or viewed a specially crafted e-mail message. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by hosting a web site that contained a web page that was used to exploit this vulnerability. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system.
Knowledgebase: 923191


List of Patches

S.No Patch Name Severity
1.Windows2000-SP4-KB923191-x86-ENU.EXECritical
2.WindowsXP-SP2-KB923191-x86-ENU.exeCritical

 
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