MS10-006: Vulnerabilities in SMB Client Could Allow Remote Code Execution (978251)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through its SMB

Description :

The version of the SMB client software installed on the remote
Windows host is affected by two vulnerabilities that could allow
arbitrary code execution :

- Improper validation of fields in SMB responses can lead
to a pool corruption issue and in turn to arbitrary
code execution with SYSTEM level privileges.

- Improper handling of a race condition involving SMB
'Negotiate' responses may allow a remote attacker to
execute arbitrary code, cause a denial of service, or
escalate his privileges. (CVE-2010-0017)

Note that successful exploitation of either issue requires an
attacker to trick a user on the affected host into initiating an SMB
connection to a malicious SMB server.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003,
Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 44416 ()

Bugtraq ID: 38093

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0016