MS09-069: Vulnerability in Local Security Authority Subsystem Service Could Allow Denial of Service (974392)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The version of LSASS running on the remote host improperly handles
specially crafted ISAKMP messages communicated through IPsec, causing
the system to consume excessive amounts of CPU resources. A remote,
authenticated attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS09-069

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP, and
2003.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 43061 ()

Bugtraq ID: 37218

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3675