MS03-010: Flaw in RPC Endpoint Mapper Could Allow Denial of Service Attacks (331953)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11485


It is possible to disable the remote RPC service.


A flaw exists in the RPC endpoint mapper that can be used by an attacker to disable it remotely.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for the Windows 2000 and XP.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11485

File Name: smb_nt_ms03-010.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.44 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2003/03/26

Modified: 2017/05/25

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2003/03/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/10/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-1561

BID: 6005

OSVDB: 13414

MSFT: MS03-010

CERT: 261537

MSKB: 331953