MS04-003: MDAC Buffer Overflow (832483)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through MDAC server.

Description :

The remote Microsoft Data Access Component (MDAC) server is vulnerable
to a flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this
host, provided he can simulate responses from a SQL server.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to wait for a host running
a vulnerable MDAC implementation to send a broadcast query. He would
then need to send a malicious packet pretending to come from a SQL

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 11990 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9407

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0903