MS09-063: Vulnerability in Web Services on Devices API Could Allow Remote Code Execution (973565)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the Web
Services for Devices API (WSDAPI).

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a vulnerable version of WSDAPI.
Sending the affected service a packet with a specially crafted header
can result in arbitrary code execution. An attacker on the same subnet
could exploit this to take complete control of the system.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista and 2008.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 42437 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36919

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2512