DameWare Mini Remote Control Pre-Authentication Remote Overflow

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 19553


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.


The remote host is running DameWare Mini Remote Control. The remote version of this software is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

An attacker may be able to exploit this flaw by sending a specially crafted packet to the remote host.

A successful exploitation of this vulnerability would result in remote code execution.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 19553

File Name: dameware_mini_remote_control_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2005/09/01

Modified: 2016/12/06

Dependencies: 11153

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 10

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:dameware:mini_remote_control

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/12/16

Exploitable With

Core Impact

ExploitHub (EH-11-317)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-1030

BID: 9213

OSVDB: 3042