Vulnerability in Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator Could Allow Denial of Service (913580)
This update resolves several newly discovered, privately reported vulnerabilities. Each vulnerability is documented in this bulletin in its own "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin.
A denial of service vulnerability exists that could allow an attacker to send a specially crafted network message to an affected system. An attacker could cause the Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC) to stop responding. Note that the denial of service vulnerability would not allow an attacker to execute code or to elevate their user rights, but it could cause the affected system to stop accepting requests.
We recommend that customers consider applying the security update.
Disclaimer: This webpage is intended to provide you information about patch announcements for certain specific software products. The information is provided "As Is" without warranty of any kind. The links provided point to pages on the vendors' websites. You can get more information by clicking the links to visit the relevant pages on the vendors' websites. Desktop Central is NOT endorsed by the vendors of the software products.