MS06-052: Vulnerability in Pragmatic General Multicast (PGM) Could Allow Remote Code Execution (919007)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22332


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.


The remote version of Windows is affected by a vulnerability in the Pragmatic General Multicast protocol installed with the MSMQ service.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host with KERNEL privileges.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 22332

File Name: smb_nt_ms06-052.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.26 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2006/09/12

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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: 2006/09/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/09/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3442

BID: 19922

OSVDB: 28731

MSFT: MS06-052

MSKB: 919007

CWE: 94