MS07-031: Vulnerability in the Windows Schannel Security Package Could Allow Remote Code Execution (935840)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web
browser.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows that has a bug in the
SSL/TLS server-key exchange handling routine that may allow an attacker
to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by luring a user on the
remote host into visiting a rogue website.

On Windows 2000 and 2003 this vulnerability only results in a crash of
the web browser.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS07-031

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 25484 ()

Bugtraq ID: 24416

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2218