MS06-044: Vulnerability in Microsoft Management Console Could Allow Remote Code Execution (917008)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22186


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the web or email client.


The remote host is running a version of Windows that contains a flaw in the Management Console.

An attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by constructing a malicious script and enticing a victim to visit a website or view a specially crafted email message.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 22186

File Name: smb_nt_ms06-044.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.28 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2006/08/08

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC: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: 2006/08/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/08/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3643

BID: 19417

OSVDB: 27842

CERT: 927548

MSFT: MS06-044

MSKB: 917008

CWE: 79