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The remote Windows host has a denial of service vulnerability.
The remote Windows host is running a version of the Secure Channel
(SChannel) security package that is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability. This flaw exists in the way that SChannel processes
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted network packet to the
host that would cause the LSASS service to stop responding and the
system to restart.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 49962 ()
Bugtraq ID: 43780
CVE ID: CVE-2010-3229
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