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

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VPR Score: 8.4


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: 1.35

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 4/15/2009

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 8.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: 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: 4/14/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/14/2009

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

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

BID: 34435, 34437, 34439

MSFT: MS09-013

MSKB: 960803

IAVA: 2009-A-0034

CWE: 20, 189