MS05-040: Vulnerability in Telephony Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (893756)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
Telephony service.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Telephony service that is
vulnerable to a security flaw that could allow an attacker to execute
arbitrary code and take control of the remote host.

On Windows 2000 and Windows 2003 the server must be enabled and only
authenticated user can try to exploit this flaw.

On Windows 2000 Pro and Windows XP this is a local elevation of
privilege vulnerability.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 19403 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14518

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0058

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now