Microsoft Windows NT SCM Malformed Resource Enumeration Request DoS

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

Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to a denial of service.

Description :

An 'rfpoison' packet has been sent to the remote host. This packet is
supposed to crash the 'services.exe' process, making the system

See also :

Solution :

Apply NT4 last service pack, or better, upgrade to Windows last

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 10204 ()

Bugtraq ID: 754

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0980

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