Security Activity Bulletin

Microsoft Windows LSASS RPC Overflow

 
Threat Type:IntelliShield: Applied Mitigation Bulletin
IntelliShield ID:1143
Version:1
First Published:2007 May 01 02:46 GMT
Last Published:2007 May 01 02:46 GMT
Port: Not available
Urgency:Unlikely Use
Credibility:Highly Credible
Severity:Moderate Damage
 
Version Summary:

LSASS contains a buffer overrun vulnerability that could allow an attacker to acquire SYSTEM privileges and gain control of a vulnerable system.

 

Description
 

Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS), which is part of Microsoft Windows, provides security and domain authentication and Active Directory processes.  LSASS contains a buffer overrun vulnerability that could allow an attacker to acquire SYSTEM privileges and gain control over the vulnerable system.

Administrators are advised to apply the appropriate update.


Signatures
 
Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) 6.0
Signature IDSignature NameReleaseLatest Release Date
5580/0SMB Remote Lsarpc Service Access AttemptS6312012 Mar 13 
 
Alert History
 

This is a Security Activity Bulletin.



Product Sets
 
The security vulnerability applies to the following combinations of products.

Primary Products:
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Associated Products:
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