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WINS Buffer Overflow (830352 - netbios check) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains if hotfix 830352 has been installed (Netbios)
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
The remote Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS) is vulnerable to a
flaw which could allow a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to send a specially crafted
packet with improperly advertised lengths.
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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