Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) ASP buffer overflow

iis-asp-bo (26796) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of Active Server Pages (ASP). By uploading a specially-crafted ASP file to an affected Web server, a remote attacker with valid logon credentials could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system, once IIS processes the malicious file.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.2
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 3.1
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Apply the appropriate patch for your system, as listed in the latest Microsoft Security Bulletin. See References.

— OR —

Use Microsoft Automatic Update if it is supported by your operating system. The original bulletin issued by Microsoft has been superseded.

References:

  • Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-034: Vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Information Services using Active Server Pages Could Lead To Remote Code Execution (917537).
  • Microsoft Security Bulletin MS08-006: Vulnerability in Internet Information Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942830).
  • Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-065: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2267960).
  • ASA-2006-135: Windows Security Updates for July 2006 - (MS06-033 - MS06-039)
  • BID-18858: Microsoft IIS ASP Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-0026: Buffer overflow in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0, 5.1, and 6.0 allows local and possibly remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted Active Server Pages (ASP).
  • OSVDB ID: 27152: Microsoft Windows IIS ASP Page Processing Overflow
  • SA21006: Microsoft Internet Information Services ASP Code Buffer Overflow
  • SECTRACK ID: 1016466: Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) Buffer Overflow in Processing ASP Pages Lets Remote Authenticated Users Execute Arbitrary Code
  • US-CERT VU#395588: Microsoft Internet Information Services vulnerable to remote code execution via specially crafted ASP file
  • VUPEN/ADV-2006-2752: Microsoft Internet Information Services Code Execution Vulnerability (MS06-034)

Platforms Affected:

  • Microsoft IIS 6.0
  • Microsoft Internet Information Server 5.0
  • Microsoft Internet Information Server 5.1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server x64
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Itanium
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Itanium
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1
  • Microsoft Windows XP x64 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP SP1 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Professional

Reported:

Jul 11, 2006

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