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Microsoft NNTP Component Remote Overflow (883935)

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft NNTP server that is vulnerable to a buffer overflow issue.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary commands on the remote host with the privileges of the NNTP server process.

Solution

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS04-036.mspx