MS11-048: Vulnerability in SMB Server Could Allow Denial of Service (2536275)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55128


The remote Windows host has a denial of service vulnerability.


A vulnerability in the SMB service on the remote Windows host can reportedly be abused by a remote, unauthenticated attacker to cause the host to stop responding until manually restarted.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55128

File Name: smb_nt_ms11-048.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2011/06/15

Modified: 2017/07/26

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/06/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1267

BID: 48185

OSVDB: 72936

MSFT: MS11-048

IAVA: 2011-A-0078

MSKB: 2536275