MS09-064: Vulnerability in the License Logging Service (974783)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Logging Service
that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a malformed packet
to the remote logging service, and would be able to either execute
arbitrary code on the remote host or to perform a denial of service.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 42438 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36921

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2523