Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.RPC.DoS

Description

This indicates a possible exploit of a denial of service vulnerability in Microsoft Windows.
An attacker can send a specially crafted RPC request to the server, causing it to crash. The server must be restarted to regain normal functionality.

Affected Products

MicrosoftWindows 2000 any version.
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server.
MicrosoftWindows NT any version.

Impact

Denial of service.

Recommended Actions

Apply the appropriate patch for your system, as listed in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS01-041.
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms01-041.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2001-0509