Executive Summary

TitleVulnerability in Internet Information Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (982666)
NameMS10-040First vendor Publication2010-06-08
VendorMicrosoftLast vendor Modification2010-06-30
Severity (Vendor) ImportantRevision1.1

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score8.5Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score6.8AuthenticationRequires single instance
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Revision Note: V1.1 (June 30, 2010): Added a link to Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 982666 under Known Issues in the Executive Summary to address the issue where specific installations of IIS fail on restart after installing this security update.Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Internet Information Services (IIS). The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user received a specially crafted HTTP request. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system.

Original Source

Url : http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS10-040.mspx

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

100 %CWE-94Failure to Control Generation of Code ('Code Injection')

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7149
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7149
Title: IIS Authentication Memory Corruption Vulnerability
Description: Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft IIS 6.0, 7.0, and 7.5, when Extended Protection for Authentication is enabled, allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors related to "token checking" that trigger memory corruption, aka "IIS Authentication Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2010-1256
Version: 11
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Product(s): Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) 6.0
Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) 7.0
Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) 7.5
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration


OpenVAS Exploits

2010-06-09Name : Microsoft IIS Authentication Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (982666)
File : nvt/secpod_ms10-040.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

65216Microsoft IIS Extended Protection for Authentication Memory Corruption

Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

2010-06-10IAVM : 2010-B-0045 - Microsoft Internet Information Services Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
Severity : Category II - VMSKEY : V0024366

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

2018-04-03Name : The remote web server may allow remote code execution.
File : iis_7_pci.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-06-09Name : The remote web server may allow remote code execution.
File : smb_nt_ms10-040.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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