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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-0016

Original release date: 02/10/2010
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The SMB client implementation in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, and Server 2003 SP2 does not properly validate response fields, which allows remote SMB servers and man-in-the-middle attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted response, aka "SMB Client Pool Corruption Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
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: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8278
External Source: MS
Name: MS10-006
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA10-040A

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8278
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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