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Vulnerability NetDDE Could Allow Code Execution (Netbios Check) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains if hotfix 841533 has been installed (Netbios)
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
The remote version of Windows is affected by a vulnerability in
Network Dynamic Data Exchange (NetDDE).
A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote
host with the SYSTEM rights.
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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