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It is possible to crash the remote system.
The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in its PPTP
implementation. If the remote host is configured to act as a PPTP
server, a remote attacker can send a specially crafted packet to corrupt
the kernel memory and crash the remote system.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2000.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 11178 ()
Bugtraq ID: 58076067
CVE ID: CVE-2002-1214
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