Microsoft IIS ISM.DLL HTR Request Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc. / Modifications by HD Moore <hdmoore@digitaldefense.net>


Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a remote buffer overflow
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote IIS web server is affected by a remote buffer overflow
vulnerability. A malformed request for an .HTR, .STM, or .IDC file
could lead to a denial of service, or possibly remote arbitrary code
execution.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms99-019

Solution :

Apply the patch from the bulletin referenced above.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10116 (iis_buffer_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 307

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0874