MS03-039: Microsoft Windows RPC DCOM Interface epmapper Pipe Hijack Local Privilege Escalation (824146) (intrusive check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a denial of service vulnerability that may
lead to privilege escalation.

Description :

It is possible to disable the remote RPC DOM interface by sending it a
malformed request. The system will need to be rebooted to recover. A
remote attacker could exploit this flaw to remotely disable RPC-
related programs on this host.

If a denial of service attack is successful, a local attacker could
escalate privileges by hijacking the epmapper pipe.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP, and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 11798 (dcom_rpc_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 8234

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0605

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