This vulnerability is 10 years 0 months and 25 days old there are exploits publicly available for it. The vulnerability itself is over a year old, and with there being exploits publicly available it is highly advisable that this vulnerability is patched immediately.
SynopsisThe remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.
Vulnerability DescriptionThe remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the 'Server' service due to improper handling of RPC requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted RPC request, to execute arbitrary code with 'System' privileges.
ECLIPSEDWING is one of multiple Equation Group vulnerabilities and exploits disclosed on 2017/04/14 by a group known as the Shadow Brokers.
This vulnerability is closely related to the following vulnerabilities:
- Microsoft Windows SMBv1 Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Microsoft Windows SMB Vulnerabilities Remote Code Execution
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista and 2008.
- URL: http://www.rapid7.com/vulndb/lookup/dcerpc-ms-netapi-netpathcanonicalize-dos
CVE ReferencesCVE-2008-4250 NIST | MITRE | CVEDetails
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