Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.SMB.Server.Response.Handling.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in Microsoft Windows.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted server response. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Windows 8.1 for 32-bit systems
Windows 8.1 for x64-based systems
Windows RT 8.1
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server 2012 R2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0833

CVE References

CVE-2018-0833