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Windows XP Help Center Command Insertion Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1000

Help and Support Center in Microsoft Windows XP SP1 does not properly validate HCP URLs which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via quotation marks in an hcp:// URL which are not quoted when constructing the argument list to HelpCtr.exe.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2003-0907
Product(s):
  • Help and Support Center (HSC)