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Sid 1-1388

Message

OS-WINDOWS Microsoft Windows UPnP Location overflow attempt

Summary

Buffer overflow in Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) on Windows 98, 98SE, ME, and XP allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a NOTIFY directive with a long Location URL.

Impact

CVSS base score 7.5 CVSS impact score 6.4 CVSS exploitability score 10.0 confidentialityImpact PARTIAL integrityImpact PARTIAL availabilityImpact PARTIAL

CVE-2001-0876:

CVSS base score 7.5

CVSS impact score 6.4

CVSS exploitability score 10.0

Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL

Integrity Impact PARTIAL

Availability Impact PARTIAL

CVE-2007-2386:

CVSS base score 9.4

CVSS impact score 9.2

CVSS exploitability score 10.0

Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE

Integrity Impact NONE

Availability Impact COMPLETE

Detailed information

CVE-2001-0876: Buffer overflow in Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) on Windows 98, 98SE, ME, and XP allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a NOTIFY directive with a long Location URL.

CVE-2007-2386: Buffer overflow in mDNSResponder in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 up to 10.4.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application termination) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted UPnP Internet Gateway Device (IGD) packet.

Affected systems

  • microsoft windows_98 *
  • microsoft windows_98se *
  • microsoft windows_me *
  • microsoft windows_xp *
  • apple macosx 10.4
  • apple macosx 10.4.1
  • apple macosx 10.4.2
  • apple macosx 10.4.3
  • apple macosx 10.4.4
  • apple macosx 10.4.5
  • apple macosx 10.4.6
  • apple macosx 10.4.7
  • apple macosx 10.4.8

Ease of attack

CVE-2001-0876:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity LOW

Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-2386:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity LOW

Authentication NONE

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of the software.

Apply the appropriate vendor supplied patches.

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References

  • technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS01-059