Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Databases >> Microsoft's SQL UDP Info Query


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Microsoft's SQL UDP Info Query

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Microsoft's SQL UDP Info Query

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

It is possible to acertain remote SQL server version

Description :

Microsoft SQL server has a function wherein remote users can
query the database server for the version that is being run.
The query takes place over the same UDP port which handles the
mapping of multiple SQL server instances on the same machine.

CAVEAT: It is important to note that, after Version 8.00.194,
Microsoft decided not to update this function. This means that
the data returned by the SQL ping is inaccurate for newer releases
of SQL Server.

Solution :

filter incoming traffic to this port

Network Security Threat Level:

None / CVSS Base Score : 0
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:N/A:N/I:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2001 H D Moore

Cables, Connectors

EMC Clariion CX-4G15-300/ 005048731 300GB HDD 15K 4GBPS FC FIBRE CHANNEL
$25.0
EMC Clariion CX-4G15-300/ 005048731 300GB HDD 15K 4GBPS FC FIBRE CHANNEL picture1.8 inch HS082HB 80GB FOR IPOD CLASSIC OR VIDEO HDD11111111
$30.0
1.8 inch HS082HB 80GB FOR IPOD CLASSIC OR VIDEO HDD11111111 pictureUSB 2.0 2.5" Hard Drive SATA HD External Enclosure Case B6T9
$3.72
USB 2.0 2.52.5" SATA Hard Drive Case (Blue) 500GB Max Capacity Q5E3
$3.79
2.5


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.