MS00-013: Microsoft Windows Media Server Malformed Handshake Sequence DoS (253943) (intrusive check)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10289


The remote host has an application that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


It was possible to crash the remote Microsoft Media Server by sending it specially crafted packets.


See vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 10289

File Name: unicast_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.27 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2000/02/28

Modified: 2017/08/30

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:windows_media_services

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2000/02/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0211

BID: 1000

OSVDB: 1226

MSFT: MS00-013

MSKB: 253943