MS03-007: Unchecked Buffer in ntdll.dll (815021)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a buffer overflow in the Windows
kernel, that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host with SYSTEM privileges.

For example this vulnerability can be exploited through the WebDAV
component of IIS 5.0.

A public exploit is available.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms03-007

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000 and XP.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 11413 ()

Bugtraq ID: 7116

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0109