MS07-063: Vulnerability in SMBv2 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942624)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 29307


It is possible to execute code on the remote host.


The remote version of Windows contains a version of SMBv2 (Server Message Block) protocol that has several vulnerabilities.

An attacker may exploit these flaws to elevate his privileges and gain control of the remote host.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 29307

File Name: smb_nt_ms07-063.nasl

Version: 1.28

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 12/11/2007

Updated: 1/26/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/11/2007

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/11/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5351

BID: 26777

CWE: 94

MSFT: MS07-063

MSKB: 942624

CERT: 520465

IAVT: 2007-T-0049-S