CiscoWorks Internetwork Performance Monitor CORBA GIOP Overflow

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 69447


The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.


The version of CiscoWorks Internetwork Performance Monitor installed on the remote Windows host is less than or equal to 2.6. Such versions are potentially affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability when processing Common Object Request Broker Architecture GIOP requests. By exploiting this flaw, a remote, unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary code subject to the privileges of the user running the affected application.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 69447

File Name: ciscoworks_ipm_20100120.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/08/22

Modified: 2013/09/04

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:cisco:ciscoworks_internetwork_performance_monitor

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0138

BID: 37879

OSVDB: 61908

IAVA: 2010-A-0017

CWE: 119