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Vulnerabilities in MSDTC Could Allow Remote Code Execution (902400) - Network check

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains the presence of update 902400

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

A vulnerability in MSDTC could permit remote code execution.

Description :

The remote version of Windows contains a version of MSDTC (Microsoft Data
Transaction Coordinator) service which is vulnerable to several remote code
execution, local privilege escalation and denial of service vulnerabilities.

A possible hacker may exploit these flaws to obtain the complete control of the
remote host.

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms05-051.mspx

Network Security Threat Level:

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/A:C/I:C/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 15059, 15058, 15057, 15056

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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