MS08-067: Microsoft Windows Server Service Crafted RPC Request Handling Unspecified Remote Code Execution (958644) (ECLIPSEDWING)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34476


The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the 'Server' service due to improper handling of RPC requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted RPC request, to execute arbitrary code with 'System' privileges.

ECLIPSEDWING is one of multiple Equation Group vulnerabilities and exploits disclosed on 2017/04/14 by a group known as the Shadow Brokers.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista and 2008.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34476

File Name: smb_nt_ms08-067.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.35 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2008/10/23

Modified: 2017/08/10

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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


Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/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: 2008/10/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/10/23

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (MS08-067 Microsoft Server Service Relative Path Stack Corruption)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4250

BID: 31874

OSVDB: 49243

CERT: 827267

EDB-ID: 6824, 7104, 7132

MSFT: MS08-067

MSKB: 958644

IAVA: 2008-A-0081

CWE: 94