MS13-014: Vulnerability in NFS Server Could Allow Denial of Service (2790978)

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The remote Windows host is potentially affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


The remote Windows host is potentially affected by a vulnerability that could allow denial of service if an attacker attempts a file operation on a read-only share. An attacker who exploited this vulnerability could cause the affected system to stop responding and restart. The vulnerability only affects Windows servers with the NFS role enabled.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for 2008 R2 and 2012.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64575

File Name: smb_nt_ms13-014.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2/12/2013

Updated: 12/4/2019

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-1281


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:F/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: 2/12/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/12/2013

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1281

BID: 57853

MSFT: MS13-014

MSKB: 2790978

IAVB: 2013-B-0013