This vulnerability is 7 years 6 months and 29 days old there are exploits publicly available for it. The vulnerability itself is over a year old, and with there being exploits publicly available it is highly advisable that this vulnerability is patched immediately.
SynopsisIt is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote Windows host due to flaws in its SMB implementation.
Vulnerability DescriptionThe remote host is affected by a vulnerability in the SMB server that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or perform a denial of service against the remote host. This vulnerability depends on access to a Windows file share, but does not necessarily require credentials.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Windows XP, Vista, 2008, 7, and 2008 R2.
CVE ReferencesCVE-2011-0661 NIST | MITRE | CVEDetails
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