MS03-010: Microsoft Windows RPC Endpoint Manager Malformed Packet DoS (331953) (intrusive check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2017 Pavel Kankovsky


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

MS Windows RPC service (RPCSS) crashes trying to dereference a NULL
pointer when it receives a certain malformed request. All MS RPC-based
services (i.e. a large part of MS Windows 2000+) running on the target
machine are rendered inoperable.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms03-010

Solution :

Apply the patch referenced in the Microsoft bulletin.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 11159 ()

Bugtraq ID: 6005

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1561

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