MS11-042: Vulnerabilities in Distributed File System Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2535512)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A distributed file system on the remote Windows host has multiple

Description :

The Distributed File System (DFS) implementation running on the remote
Windows host has the following vulnerabilities:

- The DFS client does not parse specially crafted DFS
responses correctly, which could allow a remote,
unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code.

- The system does not properly handle specially crafted
DFS referral responses, which could allow an
unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause a denial
of service. (CVE-2011-1869)

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, 2003, Vista,
2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55122 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48180

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1868

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