MS07-041: Vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Information Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (939373)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25692


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote web server.


The remote host has a version of IIS that is vulnerable to a remote flaw that could allow an attacker to take the control of the remote web server and execute arbitrary commands on the remote host with the SYSTEM privileges.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for IIS 5.1 on Windows XP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25692

File Name: smb_nt_ms07-041.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.27 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2007/07/10

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/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: 2007/07/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/12/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-4360

BID: 15921

OSVDB: 21805

MSFT: MS07-041

MSKB: 939373

EDB-ID: 1376

CWE: 20