Compaq WBEM < 5.96 Multiple Remote Overflows

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2623

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The remote host is running the Compaq WBEM service. This service discloses sensitive information about this host, such as the platform name and version, the installed hotfixes, the running services, and more.
In addition, according to the version number, the remote host is vulnerable to a number of remote overflows.

Solution

Upgrade to version 5.96 or higher.

See Also

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/8087

http://www.doecirc.energy.gov/bulletins/p-141.shtml

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 2623

File Name: 2623.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/02/15

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1503

Nessus ID: 17997

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-4823

BID: 12566