Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Message.Queuing.RPC.QMCOMM.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a remote unauthenticated vulnerability in the Microsoft Message Queuing RPC service.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable service handles a malicious RPC request. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the service.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch, available from the vendor's web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS08-065.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2008-3479