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Microsoft SQL Server Memory Page Reuse Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

July 8, 2008

Description

Microsoft SQL Server is prone to an information-disclosure vulnerability caused by a memory-reallocation flaw. An attacker with operator access may leverage this issue to obtain potentially sensitive information that could aid in further attacks.

Technologies Affected

  • Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0
  • Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0 SP1
  • Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0 SP2
  • Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0 SP3
  • Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0 SP4
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine SP3
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine SP4
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Itanium Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Itanium Edition SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Itanium Edition SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Itanium Edition SP3
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Itanium Edition SP4
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 SP3
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 SP4
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Serv SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Serv SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Itanium Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Itanium Edition SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Itanium Edition SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 x64 Edition SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 x64 Edition SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 SP1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 SP2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 SP3
  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 SP4
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP4
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server SP4
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP4
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP4
  • Microsoft Windows Internal Database (WYukon)
  • Microsoft Windows Internal Database (WYukon) SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Internal Database (WYukon) SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Internal Database (WYukon) x64
  • Microsoft Windows Internal Database (WYukon) x64 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Internal Database (WYukon) x64 SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter x64 Edition SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard x64 Edition
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web Edition SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Web Edition SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 SP2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems
  • VMWare Vcenter Update Manager 1.0
  • VMWare Vcenter Update Manager 4.0
  • VMWare Vcenter Update Manager 4.1
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 1
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 2
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 4
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 5
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 6
  • VMWare VirtualCenter 2.5.Update 3 Build 11983
  • VMWare vCenter 4.0
  • VMWare vCenter 4.1

Recommendations

Permit privileged access for trusted individuals only.

Permitting access only for trusted individuals will greatly reduce the likelihood of attacks.
The vendor has released an advisory and fixes. Please see the references for more information.

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