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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1922

The Message Queuing (aka MSMQ) service for Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2, Server 2003 SP2, and Vista Gold does not properly validate unspecified IOCTL request data from user mode before passing this data to kernel mode, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted request, aka "MSMQ Null Pointer Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-08-12 Last Update Date : 2019-02-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS09-040: Vulnerability in Message Queuing Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (971032) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11573 windows
MSMQ Null Pointer Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6109 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-2009-1922

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 - SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2003 * SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows Vista * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows Vista - - X64 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Xp - SP2 X64 * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 1
Microsoft Windows Vista 2
Microsoft Windows Xp 2

- References For CVE-2009-1922
OSVDB 56901
SECTRACK 1022714
CERT TA09-223A
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6109
BUGTRAQ 20090812 [PT-2008-09] Microsoft Windows MSMQ Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
MS MS09-040

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1922

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

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