MS04-031: Vulnerability NetDDE Could Allow Code Execution (841533) (uncredentialed check)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 15572
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
DescriptionThe remote version of Windows is affected by a vulnerability in Network Dynamic Data Exchange (NetDDE).
An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host with the SYSTEM privileges.
SolutionMicrosoft has released patches for Windows NT, 2000, XP, and 2003.