MS11-058: Vulnerabilities in DNS Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2562485) (uncredentialed check)

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Synopsis :

The DNS server running on the remote host has multiple

Description :

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
execution. (CVE-2011-1966)

- 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 :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2003, 2008, and
2008 R2.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: DNS

Nessus Plugin ID: 72836 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49012

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1966