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Microsoft Windows REGSVC Null Pointer Scanner

Checks if a Microsoft Windows 2000 system is vulnerable to a crash in regsvc caused by a null pointer dereference.


Short Info




Single Scan

Can be used by

Asset Owner

Estimated Time

15 sec

Scan only one

Domain, Ipv4

Parent Category

Microsoft Windows REGSVC Null Pointer Scanner Detail

This check will crash the service if it is vulnerable and requires a guest account or higher to work. The vulnerability was discovered by Ron Bowes while working on smb-enum-sessions and was reported to Microsoft (Case #MSRC8742). This check was previously part of smb-check-vulns.

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