MS08-068: Vulnerability in SMB Could Allow Remote Code Execution (957097)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to execute code on the remote host.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a version of SMB (Server Message
Block) protocol that is vulnerable to a credentials reflection attack.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to elevate his privileges and gain
control of the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista and 2008.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 34743 ()

Bugtraq ID: 7385

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4037