MS04-035: WINS Code Execution (870763) (uncredentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS) is vulnerable to a
flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this

To exploit this flaw, an attacker needs to send a specially crafted
packet on port 42 of the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000 and 2003.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 15970 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11763

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0567

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