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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Acertains the presence of update 899589 (network check)
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
A flaw in the client service for NetWare may permit a possible hacker to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host.
The remote host contains a version of the Client Service for NetWare which
is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
A possible hacker may exploit this flaw by connecting to the NetWare RPC service
(possibly over IP) and trigger the overflow by sending a malformed RPC
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and 2003 :
Network Security Threat Level:
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
Networks Security ID: 15066
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2007 Tenable Network Security
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