Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Active.Directory.LDAP.Request.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability in
Microsoft Windows Active Directory.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable program handles
an LDAP request that includes malicious operands. It allows a remote attacker to crash the vulnerable program.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP4
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP3
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP1

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply patch, available from the website:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS07-039.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2007-3028