Microsoft Windows PPTP Server Malformed Control Packet Remote DoS (179107)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10313
SynopsisThe remote PPTP server is vulnerable to denial of service.
DescriptionWe could make the remote PPTP host crash by telnetting to port 1723, and sending garbage followed by the character ^D. (control-d).
An attacker may use this flaw to deny service.
SolutionInstall WindowsNT SP5.