MS15-120: Security Update for IPSec to Address Denial of Service (3102939)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability in the Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) service due to
improper handling of encryption negotiation. An authenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, via a malicious application, to cause the
host to become unresponsive.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-120

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 8, 2012, 8.1, and
2012 R2

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 86830 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77481

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6111

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