Microsoft Network Monitor Browser Name memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Network Monitor (version unknown). It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown function of the component Browser Name Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Buffer overflows in Microsoft Network Monitor (Netmon) allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long Browser Name in a CIFS Browse Frame, a long SNMP community name, or a long username or filename in an SMB session, aka the "Netmon Protocol Parsing" vulnerability. NOTE: It is highly likely that this candidate will be split into multiple candidates.

The weakness was disclosed 12/19/2000 as MS00-083 as confirmed bulletin (Technet). It is possible to read the advisory at microsoft.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2000-0885. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Applying the patch MS00-083 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at microsoft.com.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Vulnerability Center (SBV-886†). The entry VDB-16104 is pretty similar.

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
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Patch: MS00-083

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07/01/2014 +4942 days 🔍
06/11/2024 +3633 days 🔍

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Vendor: microsoft.com

Advisory: MS00-083
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2000-0885 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 886

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Created: 07/01/2014 05:14 PM
Updated: 06/11/2024 04:49 AM
Changes: 07/01/2014 05:14 PM (41), 04/06/2019 12:29 PM (9), 06/11/2024 04:49 AM (17)
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