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CVE-2010-2730 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.5, when FastCGI is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted headers in a request, aka "Request Header Buffer Overflow Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/15/2010

Evaluator Description

Per: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-065.mspx 'FastCGI is not enabled by default in IIS.'

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-2730
Original release date:
09/15/2010
Last revised:
09/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(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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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-065.mspx Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS10-065
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6933 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6933

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6933
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6933

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:iis:7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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