MS05-007: Vulnerability in Windows Could Allow Information Disclosure (888302) (uncredentialed check)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 16337


System information about the remote host can be obtained by an anonymous user.


The remote version of Windows contains a flaw that may allow an attacker to cause it to disclose information over the use of a named pipe through a NULL session.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to gain more knowledge about the remote host.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 16337

File Name: smb_kb888302.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.23 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2005/02/10

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 10785

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0051

BID: 12486

OSVDB: 13596

MSFT: MS05-007

MSKB: 888302