MS15-027: Vulnerability in NETLOGON Could Allow Spoofing (3002657)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a spoofing vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a spoofing vulnerability due to
the Netlogon service improperly establishing a secure communications
channel to a different machine with a spoofed computer name. A remote
attacker, on a domain-joined system with the ability to observe
network traffic, can exploit this vulnerability to obtain
session-related data of the spoofed computer. This information can be
used to mount further attacks.

Note that this vulnerability only affects a server if it is configured
as a domain controller.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, 2008, 2008
R2, 2012, 2012 R2.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 81741 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72933

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0005

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