This script is Copyright (C) 2000-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
It is possible to crash the remote host.
The hotfix for the 'IP Fragment Reassembly' vulnerability has not
been applied on the remote Windows host.
This vulnerability allows an attacker to send malformed packets, which
will utilize 100% of the computer CPU, making it nearly unusable for
the legitimate users.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 10433 ()
Bugtraq ID: 1236
CVE ID: CVE-2000-0305
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.