MS11-020: Vulnerability in SMB Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2508429) (remote check)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 53503
SynopsisIt is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote Windows host due to flaws in its SMB implementation.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by a vulnerability in the SMB server that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or perform a denial of service against the remote host. This vulnerability depends on access to a Windows file share, but does not necessarily require credentials.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.