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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-1792
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:50:06
Published 01 Jun 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-1792

Summary

Memory leak in Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) service allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and crash) by creating security contexts more quickly than they can be cleared from the RPC cache.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Xp


References

BID - 13801

MISC - http://www.networksecurity.fi/advisories/windows-wmi-rpc.html

MSKB - 890196

OSVDB - 13020


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:18