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Microsoft DCE RPC Denial Of Service

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Microsoft DCE RPC Denial Of Service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/01/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

By sending a specially malformed DCE RPC request to certain versions of Microsoft Windows, it is possible to crash the RPC service. If the attacker also possesses a local account on the system, he or she would also be able to elevate privileges by binding to port 135 and spoofing requests.

Solution(s)

  • dcerpc-ms-emapper-dos

References

  • dcerpc-ms-emapper-dos

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