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The remote service is affected by an information disclosure
The remote host is running a version of the NetBT name service that
suffers from a memory disclosure problem.
An attacker may send a special packet to the remote NetBT name
service, and the reply will contain random arbitrary data from the
remote host memory. This arbitrary data may be a fragment from the web
page the remote user is viewing, or something more serious like a
An attacker may use this flaw to continuously 'poll' the content of
the memory of the remote host and might be able to obtain sensitive
See also :
Microsoft has released patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP, and 2003.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false