MS06-052: Vulnerability in Pragmatic General Multicast (PGM) Could Allow Remote Code Execution (919007)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote version of Windows is affected by a vulnerability in the
Pragmatic General Multicast protocol installed with the MSMQ service.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host with KERNEL privileges.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms06-052

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22332 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19922

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3442

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