MS09-001: Vulnerabilities in SMB Could Allow Remote Code Execution (958687)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 35361


It may be possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote host due to a flaw in SMB.


The remote host is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability in SMB that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or perform a denial of service against the remote host.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 35361

File Name: smb_nt_ms09-001.nasl

Version: 1.34

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 1/13/2009

Updated: 11/15/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/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: 1/13/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/14/2008

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4114, CVE-2008-4834, CVE-2008-4835

BID: 31179, 33121, 33122

CWE: 94, 119, 399

MSFT: MS09-001

MSKB: 958687