MS04-007: ASN.1 parsing vulnerability (828028)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote Windows host has a ASN.1 library that is vulnerable to a
flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a specially crafted
ASN.1 encoded packet (either an IPsec session negotiation, or an HTTPS
request) with improperly advertised lengths.

A public code is available to exploit this flaw.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 12052 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9633

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0818

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