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

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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 a denial of service vulnerability. 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.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 56044 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48987

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1871

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