MS09-008: Vulnerabilities in DNS and WINS Server Could Allow Spoofing (962238)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to DNS and/or WINS spoofing attacks.

Description :

The remote host has a Windows DNS server and/or a Windows WINS server

Multiple vulnerabilities in the way that Windows DNS servers cache and
validate queries as well as the way that Windows DNS servers and Windows
WINS servers handle WPAD and ISATAP registration may allow remote
attackers to redirect network traffic intended for systems on the
Internet to the attacker's own systems.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 35824 ()

Bugtraq ID: 33982

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0093

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