Windows CE < 5.0 / 6.0 Buffer Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4096

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is a Windows CE device.

This version of Windows CE has been reported prone to a buffer overflow. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote device.

Solution

Upgrade to version 5.0, 6.0 or higher.

See Also

http://www.microsoft.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4096

File Name: 4096.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2007/06/12

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

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

Reference Information

BID: 24427