[Full-Disclosure] MS02-065 vulnerability

From: Paul Szabo (psz@maths.usyd.edu.au)
Date: 11/22/02

From: psz@maths.usyd.edu.au (Paul Szabo)
Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 21:36:50 +1100 (EST)

Microsoft security bulletin
contains the caveat "a patched system could be made vulnerable again [by]
visit a web site or open an HTML mail". We have a execute-any-code
vulnerability, exploitable by a Web page or email; the patch can be undone
by a Web page or email. Just as exploitable after the patch.

Is this what Microsoft calls "responsible disclosure"?


Paul Szabo - psz@maths.usyd.edu.au http://www.maths.usyd.edu.au:8000/u/psz/
School of Mathematics and Statistics University of Sydney 2006 Australia

PS: The above applies to IE only; I know that the patch is needed also for
IIS and maybe others. Do not let details get in the way of a good story.

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