MS09-001: Microsoft Windows SMB Vulnerabilities Remote Code Execution (958687) (uncredentialed check)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 35362


It is possible to crash 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: 35362

File Name: smb_kb958687.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.76 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/01/13

Modified: 2018/02/06

Dependencies: 10394, 10785

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: Host/OS/smb

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/09/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Microsoft SRV.SYS WriteAndX Invalid DataOffset)

Reference Information

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

BID: 31179, 33121, 33122

OSVDB: 48153, 52691, 52692

MSFT: MS09-001

MSKB: 958687

CWE: 399