MS01-046: IrDA Driver Malformed Packet Remote DoS (252795)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to remotely shutdown the server.

Description :

The hotfix for the 'IrDA access violation patch' problem has not been

This vulnerability can allow an attacker who is physically near the
W2K host to shut it down using a remote control.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Windows 2000.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 10734 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3215

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0659