Versant Connection Services Daemon Arbitrary Command Execution

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 31419


The remote database service allows execution of arbitrary commands.


The version of the Versant Object Database installed on the remote host accepts input supplied by the client and uses it to launch needed programs or locate database files. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can leverage this issue to execute arbitrary commands on the affected host subject to the privileges under which the service operates, which under Windows is SYSTEM.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 31419

File Name: versant_cmd_exec.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: remote

Published: 2008/03/12

Modified: 2016/11/03

Dependencies: 31409, 11936

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploited by Nessus: true

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1319

BID: 28097

OSVDB: 43063

EDB-ID: 5213

Secunia: 29230