MS01-023: Microsoft IIS 5.0 Malformed HTTP Printer Request Header Remote Buffer Overflow (953155) (uncredentialed check)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host thru IIS.

Description :

The remote version of the IIS web server contains a bug which might be
used by an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote system.

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to send a
malicious HTTP/1.1 request to the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Windows 2000.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10657 (iis5_printer.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 2674

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0241