MS17-004: Security Update for Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (3216771)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is,
therefore, affected by a denial of service vulnerability in the Local
Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) component due to improper
handling of authentication requests. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this to trigger a reboot of the system.

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: 96393 ()

Bugtraq ID: 95318

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0004

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