MS06-066: Vulnerability in the Client Service for NetWare Could Allow Remote Code Execution (923980)

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Synopsis :

A flaw in the client service for NetWare may allow an attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Client Service for NetWare
that is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. An attacker may exploit this
to cause a denial of service by sending a malformed IPX packet to the
remote host, or to execute arbitrary code by exploiting a flaw in the
NetWare client.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 23643 ()

Bugtraq ID: 20984

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4688

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