MS08-006: Vulnerability in Internet Information Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942830)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

It is possible to use the remote web server to exploit arbitrary code
on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows and IIS that is
vulnerable to a flaw that could allow an attacker who has the privileges
to upload arbitrary ASP scripts to it to execute arbitrary code.

Specifically, the remote version of IIS is vulnerable to a flaw when
parsing specially crafted ASP files. By uploading a malicious ASP file
on the remote host, an attacker may be able to take the complete control
of the remote system.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 31040 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27676

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0075

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