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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.902226
Category:Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Title:Microsoft Windows Shell Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (2286198)
Summary:Check for the vulnerable Shell32.dll file version
Description:
Overview: This host is missing a critical security update according to
Microsoft Bulletin MS10-046.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is due to an error in Windows 'Shell' when parsing shortcuts
(.lnk or .pif), certain parameters are not properly validated when attempting
to load the icon.

Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow remote attackers to automatically execute
a malicious binary by tricking a user into browsing a remote network or WebDAV
share, or opening in Windows Explorer a removable drive containing a specially
crafted shortcut file.

Impact Level: System

Affected Software/OS:
Micorsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 and prior.
Microsoft Windows 2003 Service Pack 2 and prior.
Microsoft Windows Vista Service Pack 1/2 and prior.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 1/2 and prior.

Fix:
Run Windows Update and update the listed hotfixes or download and
update mentioned hotfixes in the advisory from the below link,
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-046.mspx

References:
http://secunia.com/advisories/40647
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/940193
http://www.ivanlef0u.tuxfamily.org/?p=411
http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=9190
http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=9181
http://community.websense.com/blogs/securitylabs/archive/2010/07/20/microsoft-lnk-vulnerability-brief-technical-analysis-cve-2010-2568.aspx
Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 41732
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-2568
http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=9181
http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=9190
http://krebsonsecurity.com/2010/07/experts-warn-of-new-windows-shortcut-flaw/
http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00001986.html
http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/new_rootkit_en.pdf
Microsoft Security Bulletin: MS10-046
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms10-046.mspx
Cert/CC Advisory: TA10-222A
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-222A.html
CERT/CC vulnerability note: VU#940193
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/940193
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/41732
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11564
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024216
http://secunia.com/advisories/40647
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2010 SecPod

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