MS05-019: Vulnerabilities in TCP/IP Could Allow Remote Code Execution (893066)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18023
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the TCP/IP stack.
DescriptionThe remote host runs a version of Windows that has a flaw in its TCP/IP stack.
The flaw could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with SYSTEM privileges on the remote host, or to perform a denial of service attack against the remote host.
Proof of concept code is available to perform a Denial of Service against a vulnerable system.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.