66975 : Microsoft Windows SMB Server Crafted Packet Handling Unspecified Remote DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-08-10

Description

Microsoft Windows contains a flaw that may allow a denial of service. The issue is triggered when a variable validation error when parsing Server Message Block (SMB) packets can be exploited via a specially crafted SMB packet and it can cause a system running the Server service to stop responding.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Patch / RCS
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Windows XP
SP0
Windows Vista
SP0
Windows Server 2008
SP0
Windows 7
SP0
Windows Server 2003
SP0

References

Tools & Filters

48291

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-08-12 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_2

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