MS08-067: Vulnerability in Server Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (958644) (ECLIPSEDWING) (uncredentialed check / IPS)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 34821


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the 'Server' service.


The remote host is affected by a buffer overrun in the 'Server' service that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host 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: 34821

File Name: smb_kb958644_ips.nbin

Version: 1.214

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/21/2008

Updated: 3/4/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2008-4250


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: Host/OS/smb

Excluded KB Items: SMB/Missing/MS08-067

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/23/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/23/2008

Exploitable With


Core Impact

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4250

BID: 31874

CWE: 94

CERT: 827267

IAVA: 2008-A-0081-S

MSFT: MS08-067

MSKB: 958644