MS06-040: Vulnerability in Server Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (921883) (uncredentialed check)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
'Server' service.

Description :

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overrun in the 'Server'
service that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the
remote host with 'SYSTEM' privileges.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 22194 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19409

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3439

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