MS09-004: Vulnerability in Microsoft SQL Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution (959420)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft SQL

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft SQL Server, Desktop
Engine or Internal Database that suffers from an authenticated, remote
code execution vulnerability in the extended stored procedure
'sp_replwritetovarbin' due to an invalid parameter check.

Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to take complete
control of the affected system.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for SQL Server 2000 and 2005.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 35632 ()

Bugtraq ID: 32710

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5416

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