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V-217: Microsoft Windows NAT Driver ICMP Packet Handling Denial of Service Vulnerability

August 14, 2013 - 6:00am

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 PROBLEM: 

A vulnerability was reported in the Windows NAT Driver

 PLATFORM:

 

Windows Server 2012

 ABSTRACT:

 

This security update resolves a vulnerability in the Windows NAT Driver in Microsoft Windows

 REFERENCE LINKS:

 

Secunia Advisory SA54420
Security Tracker ID 1028909
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-064
CVE-2013-3182

 IMPACT ASSESSMENT:

 

Medium

 DI SCUSSION:

 

The vulnerability is caused due to an error within the Windows NAT Driver when handling ICMP packets and can be exploited to cause the system to stop responding

IMPACT:

Denial of Service

SOLUTION:

Vendor has released a security update

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