MS08-007: Vulnerability in WebDAV Mini-Redirector Could Allow Remote Code Execution (946026)

High Nessus Plugin ID 31041


It is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.


The remote host is running a version of Windows that is vulnerable to a flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Specifically, the remote version of Windows is vulnerable to a flaw in the WebDav Mini-Redirector handler. By sending a specially malformed message, an attacker may be able to take the complete control of the remote system.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003 and Vista.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31041

File Name: smb_nt_ms08-007.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.26 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2008/02/12

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/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: 2008/02/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0080

BID: 27670

OSVDB: 41460

MSFT: MS08-007

MSKB: 946026

IAVA: 2008-A-0005

CWE: 119