MS02-045: Microsoft Windows SMB Protocol SMB_COM_TRANSACTION Packet Remote Overflow DoS (326830) (uncredentialed check)

High Nessus Plugin ID 11110


The remote host is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.


The remote host is vulnerable to a denial of service attack in its SMB stack.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to crash the remote host remotely, without any authentication.


Apply the appropriate patches from MS02-045 or apply the latest Windows service pack.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 11110

File Name: smb_null_params_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.44 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2002/08/23

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 10150, 11936, 10785, 10394

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/name, SMB/login, SMB/password

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/08/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-0724

BID: 5556

OSVDB: 2074

MSFT: MS02-045

MSKB: 326830