MS09-022: Vulnerabilities in Windows Print Spooler Could Allow Remote Code Execution (961501)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
Spooler service.

Description :

The version of the Print Spooler service on the remote Windows host is
affected by one or more of the following vulnerabilities :

- A buffer overflow vulnerability could allow an
unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary
code with SYSTEM privileges. (CVE-2009-0228)

- Using a specially crafted separator page, a local user
can read or print any file on the affected system.
(CVE-2009-0229)

- Using a specially crafted RPC message, a user who has
the 'Manage Printer' privilege can have the spooler
load an arbitrary DLL and thereby execute arbitrary
code with elevated privileges. (CVE-2009-0230)

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS09-022

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 39344 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35206
35208
35209

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0228
CVE-2009-0229
CVE-2009-0230