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Vulnerability Assessment Details


Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Crashes the remote host using the 'rfpoison' attack

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
It may be possible
to make the remote server crash
using the 'rfpoison' attack.

A possible hacker may use this flaw to
shut down this server, thus
preventing your network from
working properly.

Solution: See Microsoft Technet

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 754

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

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