MS04-011: Microsoft Hotfix (credentialed check) (835732)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 12205


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.


The remote host is missing a critical Microsoft Windows Security Update (835732).

This update fixes various flaws that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

A series of worms (Sasser) are known to exploit this vulnerability in the wild.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP and 2003.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 12205

File Name: smb_nt_ms04-011.nasl

Version: 1.52

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 4/13/2004

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.5


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A: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: 4/13/2004

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/9/2004

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (MS04-011 Microsoft Private Communications Transport Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0533, CVE-2003-0663, CVE-2003-0719, CVE-2003-0806, CVE-2003-0906, CVE-2003-0907, CVE-2003-0908, CVE-2003-0909, CVE-2003-0910, CVE-2004-0117, CVE-2004-0118, CVE-2004-0119, CVE-2004-0121

BID: 10111, 10113, 10117, 10119, 10122, 10124, 10125