MS02-012: Malformed Data Transfer Request can Cause Windows SMTP Service to Fail (313450)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20885
SynopsisIt is possible to crash the mail service.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a flaw in its SMTP service that could allow an attacker to crash it.
Vulnerable services are SMTP service (Windows XP/Windows 2000) and Exchange 2000 (Windows 2000).
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2000.