MS09-013: Vulnerabilities in Windows HTTP Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (960803)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36151


The remote host contains an API that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Windows HTTP Services installed on the remote host is affected by several vulnerabilities :

- An integer underflow triggered by a specially crafted response from a malicious web server (for example, during device discovery of UPnP devices on a network) may allow for arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2009-0086)

- Incomplete validation of the distinguished name in a digital certificate may, in combination with other attacks, allow an attacker to successfully spoof the digital certificate of a third-party website.

- A flaw in the way that Windows HTTP Services handles NTLM credentials may allow an attacker to reflect back a user's credentials and thereby gain access as that user. (CVE-2009-0550)


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36151

File Name: smb_nt_ms09-013.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.33 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2009/04/15

Modified: 2017/08/09

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2009/04/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/04/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0086, CVE-2009-0089, CVE-2009-0550

BID: 34435, 34437, 34439

OSVDB: 53619, 53620, 53621

MSFT: MS09-013

MSKB: 960803

IAVA: 2009-A-0034

CWE: 20, 189