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What is the scope of the vulnerability? This is a spoofing vulnerability.
What might an attacker use the vulnerability to do? An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could make a link to a malicious website seem to be a link to another, trusted website.
How could an attacker exploit the vulnerability? An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by sending an email message that has specially formatted HTML.
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