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Vulnerability in TCP/IP IPv6 Could Allow Denial of Service (922819) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the remote registry for 922819
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It is possible to crash the remote host due to a flaw in the TCP/IP IPv6
The remote host runs a version of Windows which has a flaw in its TCP/IP
The flaw may allow a possible hacker to perform a denial of service attack
against the remote host.
To exploit this vulnerability, a possible hacker needs to send a specially crafted
ICMP or TCP packet to the remote host.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP and 2003 :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4
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