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WINS Code Execution (870763) (network check) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains if hotfix 870763 has been installed
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 needs to send a specially crafted
packet on port 42 of the remote host.
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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