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It is possible to crash the remote host due to a flaw in the TCP/IP
The remote host runs a version of Windows that has a flaw in its
TCP/IP IPv6 stack.
The flaw 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 ICMP or TCP packet to the remote host.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 22537 ()
Bugtraq ID: 1312413658
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0790CVE-2004-0230CVE-2005-0688
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