Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Malformed.NetBIOS.SMB.Header.DoS

Description

This indicates detection of unusual network traffic with with malformed NetBIOS/SMB header.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows 7/Server 2008

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers may be able to gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

This indicates detection of traffic that does not comply with the protocol standard. Monitor the traffic from that network for any suspicious activity.