MS05-003: Indexing Service Code Execution (871250)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16125


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.


The remote host contains a version of the Indexing Service that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious query.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16125

File Name: smb_nt_ms05-003.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.35 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2005/01/11

Modified: 2017/08/09

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/01/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0897

BID: 12228

OSVDB: 12832

MSFT: MS05-003

CERT: 657118

MSKB: 871250