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Microsoft Windows IP Options Denial Of Service Vulnerability

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Microsoft Windows IP Options Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/12/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/19/2005
Modified
03/21/2018

Description

Certain versions of Microsoft Windows are vulnerable to a denial of service due to a flaw in the IP-packet processing logic. As a result, a remote attacker can send custom IP packets with a malformed option field which causes a complete system freeze.

Solution(s)

  • install-microsoft-patch-50b82731012d84eae29fdd6fa4295ab6
  • install-microsoft-patch-10a2d37e90b97bcdcc141874ac34005e
  • WINDOWS-HOTFIX-MS05-019-cb2d076c-7acf-446e-8777-c48aa3833a3b
  • WINDOWS-HOTFIX-MS05-019-fd05d949-cfb2-4cd4-bf08-24a433e1b162
  • WINDOWS-HOTFIX-MS05-019-4324ac78-fdb4-42de-bedf-769a40627897

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