MS11-095: Vulnerability in Active Directory Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2640045)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57281


The installed version of Active Directory is affected by a vulnerability that allows code execution.


The version of Active Directory installed on the remote host is is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability. A remote, authenticated attacker can exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the user running the Active Directory service.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57281

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-095.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2011/12/13

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/12/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3406

BID: 50959

MSFT: MS11-095

MSKB: 2621146, 2626416