Microsoft Windows NT WINS Service Malformed Data DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10315
SynopsisThe remote service is vulnerable to denial of service.
DescriptionWe could crash the remote WINS server by sending it a lot of UDP packets containing random data.
If you do not use WINS, then deactivate this server.
An attacker may use this flaw to bring down your NT network.
SolutionUpgrade Windows NT to SP5 or later.