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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-3466

Original release date: 10/14/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Microsoft Host Integration Server (HIS) 2000, 2004, and 2006 does not limit RPC access to administrative functions, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and execute arbitrary programs via a crafted SNA RPC message using opcode 1 or 6 to call the CreateProcess function, aka "HIS Command Execution Vulnerability."

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: SECUNIA
Name: 32233
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20081014 Microsoft Host Integration Server 2006 Command Execution Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-288A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2810
External Source: MS
Name: MS08-059
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6075
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02379
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT080143
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021043
External Source: BID
Name: 31620
Type: Patch Information; Exploit

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6075
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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