Threat Encyclopedia

MS.NPS.RADIUS.Accept-Request.DoS

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in Internet Authentication Service or Network Policy Server of Windows Server.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable application handles a crafted RADIUS Accept-Request query. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS15-007

CVE References

CVE-2015-0015