Patch Repository

MS06-041 Bulletin Details
Bulletin ID MS06-041
Title Vulnerabilities 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 Description Severity
1Security Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB920683)Critical
2Security Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB920683)Critical

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