MS15-034: Vulnerability in HTTP.sys Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3042553) (uncredentialed check)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 82828


The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the HTTP protocol stack.


The version of Windows running on the remote host is affected by an integer overflow condition in the HTTP protocol stack (HTTP.sys) due to improper parsing of crafted HTTP requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code with System privileges.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7, 2008 R2, 8, 8.1, 2012, and 2012 R2

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 82828

File Name: ms15-034.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/16/2015

Updated: 2/11/2022

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2015-1635


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/14/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/14/2015

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 8/10/2022

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1635

BID: 74013

IAVA: 2015-A-0092

MSFT: MS15-034

MSKB: 3042553