MS00-053: Service Control Manager Named Pipe Impersonation patch (269523)

high Nessus Plugin ID 10485


The remote host is prone to a privilege escalation attack.


The hotfix for the 'Service Control Manager Named Pipe Impersonation' problem has not been applied.

This vulnerability allows a malicious user, who has the right to log on this host locally, to gain additional privileges.


Apply the appropriate patches from MS00-053 or apply the latest Windows service pack.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 10485

File Name: smb_nt_ms00-053.nasl

Version: 1.44

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 8/3/2000

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/2/2000

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/2/2000

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0737

BID: 1535

CERT: 31607

MSFT: MS00-053

MSKB: 269523