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ASN.1 Parsing Vulnerabilities (NTLM check) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if the remote host has a patched ASN.1 decoder (828028)
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
The remote Windows host has a ASN.1 library which is vulnerable to a
flaw which could allow a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to send a specially crafted
ASN.1 encoded packet with improperly advertised lengths.
This particular check sent a malformed NTLM packet and acertaind that
the remote host is not patched.
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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