SQL Server Performance

MS03-039: A Buffer Overrun in RPCSS

Discussion in 'Forum Announcements' started by gaurav_bindlish, Sep 10, 2003.

  1. gaurav_bindlish New Member

    MS03-039: A Buffer Overrun in RPCSS May Allow Code Execution

    Who should read this bulletin: Users running Microsoft ® Windows ®

    Impact of vulnerability: Three new vulnerabilities, the most serious of which could enable an attacker to run arbitrary code on a user#%92s system.

    Maximum Severity Rating: Critical

    Recommendation: System administrators should apply the security patch immediately

    End User Bulletin:
    An end user version of this bulletin is available at:


    Affected Software:

    Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0
    Microsoft Windows NT Server® 4.0
    Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition
    Microsoft Windows 2000
    Microsoft Windows XP
    Microsoft Windows Server 2003
    Not Affected Software:
    Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition

    Man thrives, oddly enough, only in the presence of a challenging environment- L. Ron Hubbard
  2. thomas New Member

    Does anyone else find these constant vulnerabilities to be an enormous pain in the rear end? we've just had to patch all our servers for MS03-026. Now they're telling us we've got to do it ALL over again? It's enough to make you have a long hard look at alternative technologies.

    Tom Pullen
    DBA, Oxfam GB

Share This Page