MS05-051: Vulnerabilities in MSDTC and COM+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (902400)

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Synopsis :

A vulnerability in MSDTC and COM+ could allow remote code execution.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a version of MSDTC and COM+ that
is affected by several remote code execution, local privilege escalation
and denial of service vulnerabilities.

An attacker may exploit these flaws to obtain the complete control of
the remote host.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms05-051

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
2003.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 20004 ()

Bugtraq ID: 15059
15058
15057
15056

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2119
CVE-2005-1978
CVE-2005-1979
CVE-2005-1980

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