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Microsoft RPC Interface Buffer Overrun (823980) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
[LSD] Critical security vulnerability in Microsoft Operating Systems
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
The remote version of Windows contains a flaw in the function
RemoteActivation() in its RPC interface which may allow a possible hacker to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host with the SYSTEM rights.
A series of worms (Blaster) are known to exploit this vulnerability in the
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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