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The version of Active Directory on the remote Windows host can be used
to execute arbitrary code.
The version of the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS)
installed on the remote Windows host does not properly handle
malformed packets in LDAP messages when used in conjunction with
Microsoft Active Directory / Active Directory Application Mode /
Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service.
By sending a specially crafted LDAP message to a listening LSASS
server, an authenticated attacker with a member account within the
target Windows domain may be able to overflow a buffer and execute
arbitrary code, thereby gaining complete control of the affected
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.0
Public Exploit Available : true