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10 August 2005

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           ESB-2005.0627 -- Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-043
         Vulnerability in Print Spooler Service Could Allow Remote
                          Code Execution (896423)
                              10 August 2005


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Print Spooler Service
Publisher:         Microsoft
Operating System:  Windows Server 2003
                   Windows XP
                   Windows 2000
Impact:            Administrator Compromise
                   Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Access:            Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:         CAN-2005-1984

Original Bulletin: 

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MS05-043 - Vulnerability in Print Spooler Service Could Allow Remote 
           Code Execution (896423)

  - Affected Software: 
    - Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
    - Windows XP Service Pack 1
    - Windows XP Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003
    - Windows Server 2003 for Itanium-based Systems 

    - Impact: Remote Code Execution
    - Version Number: 1.0  

Vulnerability Details

Print Spooler Vulnerability - CAN-2005-1984:

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the Printer Spooler service
that could allow an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability to
take complete control of the affected system.

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