MS04-007: ASN.1 Vulnerability Could Allow Code Execution (828028) (uncredentialed check) (HTTP)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a memory corruption
vulnerability.

Description :

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

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to send a specially
crafted ASN.1 encoded packet with improperly advertised lengths.

This particular check sent a malformed HTML authorization packet and
determined that the remote host is not patched.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms04-007
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2004/Feb/269

Solution :

Apply the patch referenced above.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 12055 (http_asn1_decoding.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9633
9635
9743
13300

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0818

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