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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the function
'DsRolerUpgradeDownlevelServer' of the Local Security Authority Server
Service (LSASS) that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code on
the remote host with SYSTEM privileges.
A series of worms (Sasser) are known to exploit this vulnerability in
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP and
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true