MS04-031: Vulnerability NetDDE Could Allow Code Execution (841533) (uncredentialed check)

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

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote version of Windows is affected by a vulnerability in Network
Dynamic Data Exchange (NetDDE).

An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host with the SYSTEM privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP, and 2003.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 15572 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11372

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0206

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