Microsoft Windows XP - Help and Support Center Interface Spoofing

EDB-ID:

23717

CVE:

N/A


Platform:

Windows

Published:

2004-02-17

source: https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9685/info

A weakness has been alleged in Microsoft Windows XP that could reportedly allow aspects of the Help and Support Center interface to be spoofed via a malicious link. By spoofing this interface, an attacker could potentially present misleading or hostile content to a user in a manner which may cause the user to trust it. 

Symantec has not been able to reproduce this alleged weakness.

hcp://system/errors/Connection.htm?online_url=http://wb.pl/bartosz/hcp/screen2.jpg&topic_title=Windows Update&topic_intro=Please click below to check your system&offline_url=c:/