CVE-2009-1928

high
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Description

Stack consumption vulnerability in the LDAP service in Active Directory on Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, Server 2003 SP2, and Server 2008 Gold and SP2; Active Directory Application Mode (ADAM) on Windows XP SP2 and SP3 and Server 2003 SP2; and Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (AD LDS) on Windows Server 2008 Gold and SP2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system hang) via a malformed (1) LDAP or (2) LDAPS request, aka "LSASS Recursive Stack Overflow Vulnerability."

References

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-314A.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-066

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5890

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-11-11

Updated: 2019-04-30

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
42440MS09-066: Vulnerability in Active Directory Could Allow Denial of Service (973309)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high