Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Back to search

MS08-068: Vulnerability in SMB Could Allow Remote Code Execution (957097)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
9 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) November 11, 2008 November 11, 2008 September 09, 2016

Available Exploits 

Description

This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in Microsoft Server Message Block (SMB) Protocol. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution on affected systems. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

Scan For This Vulnerability

Use our top-rated tool to discover, prioritize, and remediate your vulnerabilities

 Free InsightVM Trial

References

Solution

WINDOWS-HOTFIX-MS08-068-2699a37e-641d-453f-97ca-9b88e3de8e33