MS05-051: Vulnerabilities in MSDTC Could Allow Remote Code Execution (902400) (uncredentialed check)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 20008
SynopsisA vulnerability in MSDTC could allow remote code execution.
DescriptionThe remote version of Windows contains a version of MSDTC (Microsoft Data Transaction Coordinator) service that has several remote code execution, local privilege escalation, and denial of service vulnerabilities.
An attacker may exploit these flaws to obtain the complete control of the remote host.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.