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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1979

Distributed Transaction Controller in Microsoft Windows allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (MSDTC service exception and exit) via an "unexpected protocol command during the reconnection request," which is not properly handled by the Transaction Internet Protocol (TIP) functionality.
Publish Date : 2005-10-12 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS05-051: Vulnerabilities in MSDTC and COM+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (902400) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11531 windows
TIP Request Validation Process Permits Denial of Service (64-bit XP,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1513 windows
TIP Request Validation Process Permits Denial of Service (Server 2003) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1550 windows
TIP Request Validation Process Permits Denial of Service (Server 2003,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:686 windows
TIP Request Validation Process Permits Denial of Service (XP,SP2) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1134 windows
TIP Request Validation Process Permits Denial of Service (WinXP,SP1) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1283 windows
TIP Request Validation Process Permits Denial of Service (Win2k,SP4) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1338 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-2005-1979

# 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 * Itanium * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 * * * 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-2005-1979

http://secunia.com/advisories/17172
SECUNIA 17172
http://secunia.com/advisories/17161
SECUNIA 17161
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-214.pdf CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015037
SECTRACK 1015037
http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=320&type=vulnerabilities
IDEFENSE 20051011 Microsoft Distributed Transaction Controller TIP DoS Vulnerability
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15058
BID 15058 Microsoft MSDTC TIP Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
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%3A686
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:686
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1550
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1550
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1513
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1513
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1338
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1338
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1283
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1283
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1134
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1134
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2005/ms05-051
MS MS05-051

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1979

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


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