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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1983

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Plug and Play (PnP) service for Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows XP Service Pack 1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet, and local users to gain privileges via a malicious application, as exploited by the Zotob (aka Mytob) worm.
Publish Date : 2005-08-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Windows 2000 Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:474 windows
Windows Server 2003 Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:160 windows
Windows Server 2003 Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:783 windows
Windows XP (64-bit) PnP Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100073 windows
Windows XP Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:267 windows
Windows XP,SP2 Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:497 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1983

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Xp * SP1 Tablet Pc * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows Xp 1

- References For CVE-2005-1983
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:783
CERT TA05-221A
XF win-plugandplay-bo(21602)
VUPEN ADV-2005-1354
CERT-VN VU#998653
CIAC P-266
FULLDISC 20050811 Windows 2000 universal exploit for MS05-039
BID 14513 Microsoft Windows Plug and Play Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-13
OSVDB 18605
SECTRACK 1014640
ISS 20050809 Windows Plug and Play Remote Compromise
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:497
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:474
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:267
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:160
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100073
MS MS05-039

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1983

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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