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Unchecked Buffer in SNMP Service Could Enable Arbitrary Code to be Run Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the presence of hotfix Q314147

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

A buffer overrun is present in the SNMP service on the remote host.
By sending a malformed management request, a possible hacker could cause a
denial of service and possibly cause code to run on the system in the
LocalSystem context.

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows NT, 2000 and XP :

Threat Level:

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10

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