MS08-029: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Could Allow Denial of Service (952044)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the antimalware program.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Windows Malware Protection
engine that is vulnerable to a bug in the file handling routine which
could allow an attacker to crash the protection engine.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Defender and Live

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 32313 ()

Bugtraq ID: 29060

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1437