MS05-047: Vulnerability in Plug and Play Could Allow Remote Code Execution and Local Elevation of Privilege (905749)

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Synopsis :

A flaw in the Plug and Play service could allow an authenticated
attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host and therefore
elevate his privileges.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Plug and Play service that
contains a vulnerability in the way it handles user-supplied data.

An authenticated attacker could exploit this flaw by sending a malformed
RPC request to the remote service and execute code within the SYSTEM

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 20000 ()

Bugtraq ID: 15065

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2120

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