MS Vulnerability MS04-029

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Threat Detail

  • Malware Type: Vulnerability
  • Malware Sub-type: Microsoft
  • Protection Added: 2004-10-12

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The following Microsoft vulnerability was announced on October 12, 2004.

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-029
Vulnerability in RPC Runtime Library Could Allow Information Disclosure and Denial of Service (873350)

For Microsoft's details of this vulnerability please see:

McAfee IntruShield
A signature set will be released Oct 15th that will provide protection against this vulnerability.  McAfee Intrushield sensors deployed in in-line mode can be configured with a response action to drop such packets for preventing these attacks.

McAfee System Compliance Profiler
System Compliance Profile users can detect the MS04-029 (Q873350) vulnerability by:

Downloading the file: SCP_MS04-029_(873350).txt

Copy the contents of the above file, and paste within your main ruleset group.