Microsoft Windows 98 Malformed oshare Packet DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to a denial of service.

Description :

It was possible to crash the remote system using the 'oshare' attack.

An attacker may use this problem to prevent your site from working

Solution :

Contact your vendor for a patch.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 10170 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0357

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