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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overrun in the DNS client
service that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host with SYSTEM privileges.
To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to set up a
rogue DNS server to reply to the client with a specially crafted
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 22183 ()
Bugtraq ID: 1931919404
CVE ID: CVE-2006-3440CVE-2006-3441
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