MS08-004: Vulnerability in Windows TCP/IP Could Allow Denial of Service (946456)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to execute code on the remote host.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a version of the TCP/IP protocol
that does not properly parse DHCP packets.

An attacker may exploit these flaws to crash the remote host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS08-004

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 31038 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27634

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0084