MS01-011 / MS01-036: LDAP over SSL Arbitrary User Password Modification (287397 / 299687)

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Synopsis :

A bug in Windows 2000 may allow an attacker to change the password of
a third-party user.

Description :

The remote version of Windows 2000 contains a bug in its LDAP
implementation that fails to validate the permissions of a user
requesting to change the password of a third-party user.

An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access
to the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 10619 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2929

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0502