MS04-035: WINS Code Execution (870763) (uncredentialed check)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 15970
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
DescriptionThe remote Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS) is vulnerable to a flaw that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To exploit this flaw, an attacker needs to send a specially crafted packet on port 42 of the remote host.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000 and 2003.