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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0897

Original release date: 01/11/2005
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Indexing Service for Microsoft Windows XP and Server 2003 does not properly validate the length of a message, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a buffer overflow attack.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1012833
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2447
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: CIAC
Name: P-095
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2128
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 13802
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#657118
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 12228
External Source: MS
Name: MS05-003
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2128
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2447
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2
* cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::gold

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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