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MS NNTP Vulnerability (883935) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the remote NNTP daemon version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running a version of Microsoft NNTP server which is
vulnerable to a buffer overflow issue.
A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary commands on the remote
host with the rights of the NNTP server process.
Solution : http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS04-036.mspx
Threat Level: High
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