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

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Synopsis :

A database application installed on the remote host is affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft SQL Server,
Desktop Engine, or Internal Database that is affected by a remote code
execution vulnerability in the sp_replwritetovarbin() stored procedure
due to a failure to check invalid parameters. An authenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, via specially crafted request, to cause the
execution of arbitrary code.

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

Nessus Plugin ID: 35635 ()

Bugtraq ID: 32710

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5416

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