MS05-027: Vulnerability in SMB Could Allow Remote Code Execution (896422)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 18483
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the SMB implementation.
DescriptionThe remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the Server Message Block (SMB) implementation that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
An attacker does not need to be authenticated to exploit this flaw.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.