MS09-020: Vulnerabilities in Internet Information Services (IIS) Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (970483)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to bypass authentication on the remote web server.

Description :

Due to a flaw in the WebDAV extension for IIS, an anonymous, remote
attacker may be able to bypass authentication by sending a specially
crafted HTTP request and gain access to a protected location.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 39342 ()

Bugtraq ID: 34993

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1122