MS11-064: Vulnerabilities in TCP/IP Stack Could Allow Denial of Service (2563894)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is susceptible to denial of service attacks.

Description :

The TCP/IP stack in use on the remote Windows host is potentially
affected by the following denial of service vulnerabilities :

- By sending a sequence of specially crafted ICMP
messages, an unauthenticated, remote attacker could
cause the affected host to stop responding and
automatically reboot. (CVE-2011-1871)

- By sending a request with a specially crafted URL, an
unauthenticated, remote attacker may be able to cause
the affected host to stop responding and automatically
reboot if it is serving web content and has URL-based
QoS (Quality of Service) enabled. (CVE-2011-1965)

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55794 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48987

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1871

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