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VPR Score: 8.9
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
DescriptionThe remote host is missing a critical Microsoft Windows Security Update (835732).
This update fixes various flaws that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
A series of worms (Sasser) are known to exploit this vulnerability in the wild.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP and 2003.