MS11-047: Vulnerability in Hyper-V Could Allow Denial of Service (2525835)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is susceptible to a denial of service attack.

Description :

The remote host is affected by a denial of service flaw that exists in
Hyper-V. By sending a specially crafted packet from a guest virtual
machine to the host, an authenticated administrator in one of the guest
virtual machines could cause the affected Hyper-V system to stop

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2008 and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55127 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48179

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1872