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CVE-2009-0093 Detail

Current Description

Windows DNS Server in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, Server 2003 SP1 and SP2, and Server 2008, when dynamic updates are enabled, does not restrict registration of the "wpad" hostname, which allows remote authenticated users to hijack the Web Proxy Auto-Discovery (WPAD) feature, and conduct man-in-the-middle attacks by spoofing a proxy server, via a Dynamic Update request for this hostname, aka "DNS Server Vulnerability in WPAD Registration Vulnerability," a related issue to CVE-2007-1692.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.ncircle.com/blogs/vert/archives/2009/03/successful_exploit_renders_mic.html
http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2009/03/13/ms09-008-dns-and-wins-server-security-update-in-more-detail.aspx
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-083.htm
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33989
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021830
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-069A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0661
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2009/ms09-008
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6138

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_2000:*:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp1:itanium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2003:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0093
NVD Published Date:
03/11/2009
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019