Re: RPC.ypasswdd service in Windows Server 2003?

From: Volker Birk (bumens_at_dingens.org)
Date: 10/17/05

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    Doug Fox <dfox138-no-spam@hotmail.com> wrote:
    > I scanned a Windows Server 2003 by a NSS 5.0 with the latest update. It
    > reported that it has found two vulnerabilities, RPC.ypasswdd service
    > vulnerability and Samba buffer overflow.

    Hm... did you really have UNIX services on it? And why Samba? ;-)
    Perhaps LANGuard NSS is showing strange things here ;-)

    > According to CERT and Security Focus, they are more *IX based
    > vulnerabilities.

    Yes.

    > What cause NSS identify these two vulnerabilites? How can I resolve this
    > issue?

    Please ask GFI support.

    BTW: http://www.nessus.org/ http://www.gnessus.org/
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    Yours,
    VB.

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