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MSDTC Denial of Service Vulnerability (Win2K)

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Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC) for Windows NT 4.0 2000 SP4 XP SP1 and SP2 and Server 2003 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a BuildContextW request with a large (1) UuidString or (2) GuidIn of a certain length which causes an out-of-range memory access aka the MSDTC Denial of Service Vulnerability. NOTE: this is a variant of CVE-2005-2119.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2006-1184
Product(s):