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Microsoft Internet Information Services NNTP XPAT Denial Of Service Vulnerability

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Microsoft Internet Information Services NNTP XPAT Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/03/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/25/2005
Modified
03/21/2018

Description

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) NNTP server was found to be vulnerable to a denial of service attack when presented with a malformed XPAT request. As a result, an unauthenticated remote attacker can crash IIS entirely.

Solution(s)

  • nntp-ms-xpat-dos

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