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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1978

COM+ in Microsoft Windows does not properly "create and use memory structures," which allows local users or remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
Publish Date : 2005-10-12 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
COM+ Memory Structures Process Permits Remote Code Execution (64-bit XP,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1261 windows
COM+ Memory Structures Process Permits Remote Code Execution (WinXP,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1269 windows
COM+ Memory Structures Process Permits Remote Code Execution (Server 2003) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1466 windows
COM+ Memory Structures Process Permits Remote Code Execution (XP,SP2) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1499 windows
COM+ Memory Structures Process Permits Remote Code Execution (Server 2003,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:576 windows
COM+ Memory Structures Process Permits Remote Code Execution (Win2k,SP4) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:816 windows
MS05-051: Vulnerabilities in MSDTC and COM+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (902400) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11531 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1978

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * SP4 * FR Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server R2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 * Itanium * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 64-bit * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Itanium * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Tablet Pc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP2 Tablet Pc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * * 64-bit * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 5
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2005-1978

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-214.pdf CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/17161
SECUNIA 17161
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15057
BID 15057 Microsoft MSDTC COM+ Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/950516
CERT-VN VU#950516
http://secunia.com/advisories/17172
SECUNIA 17172
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA05-284A.html
CERT TA05-284A
http://secunia.com/advisories/17223
SECUNIA 17223
http://secunia.com/advisories/17509
SECUNIA 17509
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A816
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:816
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A576
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:576
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1499
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1499
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1466
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1466
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1269
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1269
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1261
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1261
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2005/ms05-051
MS MS05-051

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1978

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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