MS06-063: Vulnerability in Server Service Could Allow Denial of Service (923414)

high Nessus Plugin ID 22536
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It is possible to crash the remote host due to a flaw in the 'server' service.


The remote host has a memory corruption vulnerability in the 'Server' service that could allow an attacker to perform a denial of service against the remote host.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 22536

File Name: smb_nt_ms06-063.nasl

Version: 1.37

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 10/10/2006

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl, smb_hotfixes.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/10/2006

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/11/2006

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-1315, CVE-2006-3942, CVE-2006-1314, CVE-2006-4696

BID: 19215, 20373

CWE: 20, 94

TRA: TRA-2006-01

CERT: 189140

MSFT: MS06-063

MSKB: 923414