MS05-028: Vulnerability in Web Client Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (896426)

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VPR Score: 6.7


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.


The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Web Client service that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need credentials to log into the remote host.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18484

File Name: smb_nt_ms05-028.nasl

Version: 1.35

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 6/14/2005

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/14/2005

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/14/2005

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1207

BID: 13950

MSFT: MS05-028

MSKB: 896426