How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
It is possible to crash the remote host due to a flaw in the TCP/IP
The remote host runs a version of Windows with a flaw in its TCP/IP
stack that could allow an attacker to perform a denial of service attack
against the remote host.
To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker needs to send a specially
crafted IGMP packet to the remote host.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 20907 ()
Bugtraq ID: 16645
CVE ID: CVE-2006-0021
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more
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.