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 >> Windows >> SMB Registry : permissions of the SNMP key


Vulnerability Assessment Details

SMB Registry : permissions of the SNMP key

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains the access rights of a remote key

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

Local users can gain additinal rights.

Descirption :

The registry key HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SNMP\Parameters
can be modified by users who are not in the admin group.

Write access to this key permits an unprivileged user to gain additional
rights.

See also :

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms00-095.mspx

Solution :

Use regedt32 and set the permissions of this key to :

- admin group : Full Control
- system : Full Control
- everyone : Read

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 2066

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

KNOPPIX LINUX - NEWEST v. 8.1 DVD & 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive + Persistence Mode
$30.99
KNOPPIX LINUX - NEWEST v. 8.1 DVD & 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive + Persistence Mode pictureKnoppix 8.1 ISO SD (Ignore, ebay message for local pick up, this ships global)
$40.0
Knoppix 8.1 ISO  SD (Ignore, ebay message for local pick up, this ships global) pictureKnoppix 7.2.0 Live Linux Bootable Startup CD (Runs form CD) +Free Retro Linux CD
$11.95
Knoppix 7.2.0 Live Linux Bootable Startup CD (Runs form CD) +Free Retro Linux CD pictureLatest KNOPPIX LINUX Operating system PC repair Bootable live system Windows DVD
$11.99
Latest KNOPPIX LINUX Operating system PC repair Bootable live system Windows DVD picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.