Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for January, 2005

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    Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-001
    Bulletin Title
    Vulnerability in HTML Help Could Allow Code Execution (890175)

    Executive Summary
    A vulnerability exists in Windows that could allow remote code execution on an affected system.

    Maximum Severity Rating
    Critical

    Impact of Vulnerability
    Remote Code Execution

    Affected Software
    Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software and Download Locations section.

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    Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-002
    Bulletin Title
    Vulnerability in Cursor and Icon Format Handling Could Allow Remote Code Execution (891711)

    Executive Summary
    A vulnerability exists in Windows that could allow remote code execution on an affected system.

    Maximum Severity Rating
    Critical

    Impact of Vulnerability
    Remote Code Execution

    Affected Software
    Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software and Download Locations section.

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    Important (1)

    Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-003
    Bulletin Title
    Vulnerability in Indexing Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (871250)

    Executive Summary
    A vulnerability exists in the Indexing Service that could allow remote code execution on an affected system. The Indexing Service is not enabled by default on the affected systems.

    Maximum Severity Rating
    Important

    Impact of Vulnerability
    Elevation of Privilege

    Affected Software
    Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software and Download Locations section.
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