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NT IP fragment reassembly patch not applied (jolt2) Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains whether the hotfix Q259728 is installed

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote host

Description :

The hotfix for the 'IP Fragment Reassembly' vulnerability has not
been applied on the remote Windows host.

This vulnerability allows a possible hacker to send malformed packets
which will hog this computer CPU to 100%, making it nearly
unusable for the legitimate users.

Solution :

Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5

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