MS03-010: Microsoft Windows RPC Endpoint Manager Malformed Packet DoS (331953) (intrusive check)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11159
SynopsisThe remote Windows host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionMS Windows RPC service (RPCSS) crashes trying to dereference a NULL pointer when it receives a certain malformed request. All MS RPC-based services (i.e. a large part of MS Windows 2000+) running on the target machine are rendered inoperable.
SolutionApply the patch referenced in the Microsoft bulletin.