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|Alias:||Vulnerability in Windows Vista Firewall, Vulnerabilidad en Firewall de Windows Vista|
It is a moderate vulnerability in the firewall of Windows Vista computers, which allows information to be disclosed.
|First detected on:||July 11, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||July 11, 2007|
MS07-038 is not categorized as virus, worm, Trojan or backdoor. It is a moderate vulnerability in the firewall of Windows Vista computers, which allows information to be disclosed.
If exploited successfully, MS07-038 allows hackers to gain information about the vulnerable system.
In order to exploit this vulnerability, an atacker would create a specially crafted link and send it by email or instant messaging programs, enticing users into accessing it.
If you have a Windows Vista computer, it is recommended to download and apply the security patch for this vulnerability. Click here to access the web page for downloading the patch.