Microsoft Windows NetBIOS NULL Source Name Remote DoS
High Nessus Plugin ID 10392
SynopsisThe remote application is prone to denial of service attacks.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to be running Microsoft Windows 95/98
The version of Windows installed on the remote host is vulnerable to the 'winpopups' or 'rfparalyze' denial of service. A user can leverage this issue to crash the remote host.
Note that Nessus crashed the remote host to test this flaw.
SolutionNo patch available. Filter incoming traffic to this port.