Articles tagged dos

2018-03-07 23:12:25
The author demonstrate how udp usage of memcached service makes servers vulnerable to amplification attack. Modification of default configuration is proposed in the reference.
2017-10-26 11:09:14
Under certain circumstances a shared folder on Windows can be abused remotely to obtain the user credentials and to freeze the machine. This was already reported to MSRC on May 24, and was closed on October 18 2017. This attack makes use of SCF files, and a shared folder with certain configuration.
2009-11-16 14:59:08
Microsoft has confirmed last week's announcement of a vulnerability in the Server Message Block protocol affecting machines running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.
2009-11-13 17:29:48
Laurent GaffiƩ has discovered a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).