MS05-041: Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Protocol Could Allow Denial of Service (899591)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote desktop service.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Remote Desktop
protocol/service that is vulnerable to a security flaw that could allow
an attacker to crash the remote service and cause the system to stop

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 19404 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14259

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1218

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