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MS06-041 Bulletin Details Microsoft Security Bulletins

Bulletin ID:MS06-041
TitleVulnerabilities in DNS Resolution Could Allow Remote Code Execution (920683)
Summary: Winsock Hostname Vulnerability :
There is a remote code execution vulnerability in Winsock that could allow an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability to take complete control of the affected system. For an attack to be successful the attacker would have to force the user to open a file or visit a website that is specially crafted to call the affected Winsock API.

DNS Client Buffer Overrun Vulnerability - CVE-2006-3441:
There is a remote code execution vulnerability in the DNS Client service that could allow an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability to take complete control of the affected system.
Knowledgebase: 920683


List of Patches

S.No Patch Name Severity
1.Windows2000-KB920683-x86-ENU.EXECritical
2.WindowsXP-SP2-KB920683-x86-ENU.exeCritical

 
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