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The DNS server running on the remote host has multiple
According to its self-reported version number, the Microsoft DNS Server
running on the remote host has the following vulnerabilities :
- A memory corruption vulnerability exists that can be
triggered by an attacker sending a specially crafted
NAPTR query. This could result in arbitrary code
- A denial of service vulnerability exists related to the
improper handling of uninitialized memory. This may
result in the DNS service becoming unresponsive.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, 2008, and
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 72836 ()
Bugtraq ID: 4901249019
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1966CVE-2011-1970
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