MS08-037: Vulnerabilities in DNS Could Allow Spoofing (953230)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to DNS spoofing attacks.

Description :

Flaws in the remote DNS library may let an attacker send malicious DNS
responses to DNS requests made by the remote host, thereby spoofing or
redirecting internet traffic from legitimate locations.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released patches for Windows 2000, XP, and 2003

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 33441 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30131

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1447