Microsoft IIS ISAPI Filter Multiple Vulnerabilities (MS01-044)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 10685
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The remote web server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


There's a buffer overflow in the remote web server through the ISAPI filter.
It is possible to overflow the remote web server and execute commands as user SYSTEM.

Additionally, other vulnerabilities exist in the remote web server since it has not been patched.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 10685

File Name: iis_isapi_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.51

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 6/19/2001

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: find_service1.nasl, http_version.nasl, www_fingerprinting_hmap.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:iis

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/18/2001

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/6/2001

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (MS01-033 Microsoft IIS 5.0 IDQ Path Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-0544, CVE-2001-0545, CVE-2001-0506, CVE-2001-0507, CVE-2001-0508, CVE-2001-0500

BID: 2690, 2880, 3190, 3193, 3194, 3195

MSFT: MS01-033, MS01-044

MSKB: 294774, 297860, 298340, 300972, 301625, 304867, 305359