MS06-007: Vulnerability in TCP/IP Could Allow Denial of Service (913446)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote host due to a flaw in the TCP/IP

Description :

The remote host runs a version of Windows with a flaw in its TCP/IP
stack that could allow an attacker to perform a denial of service attack
against the remote host.

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker needs to send a specially
crafted IGMP packet to the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 20907 ()

Bugtraq ID: 16645

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0021

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