This script is Copyright (C) 2001-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Windows host is affected by a denial of service
It was possible to freeze or reboot Windows by reading a MS/DOS device
through FTP, using a file name like CON\CON, AUX.htm, or AUX.
An attacker may use this flaw to continuously crash the affected host,
preventing users from working properly.
See also :
Apply the patch from the above reference.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Nessus Plugin ID: 10929 (ftp_w98_devname_dos.nasl)
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