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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) Web Server Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) Buffer Overflow in Processing ASP Pages Lets Remote Authenticated Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1016466
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-0026   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jul 19 2006
Original Entry Date:  Jul 11 2006
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, Root access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 5.0, 5.1, 6.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) Web Server. A remote authenticated user with Active Server Pages (ASP) upload privileges can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote authenticated user can create a specially crafted ASP page. When the page is loaded by the web server, a buffer overflow will be triggered and arbitrary code will be executed on the target system. The remote user can take full control of the target system.

Microsoft credits Brett Moore of with reporting this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can create an ASP page that, when loaded by the target system, will execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued the following fixes:

Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4:

Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 1 and Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2:

Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition:

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1:

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1 for Itanium-based Systems:

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition family:

A restart is not required.

The Microsoft bulletin is available at:

On July 19, 2006 (GMT), Microsoft indicated that they have fixed some installation issues with this update. Windows Server 2003 SP1 users that installed the update while IIS was using the 'ASP.dll' file may not have received the fix and should re-run detection to make sure that their systems have updated properly.

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Windows (2000), Windows (2003), Windows (XP)

Message History:   None.

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