Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Network.Policy.Server.RADIUS.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Microsoft Network Policy Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted Access-Request packet. It allows a remote attacker to crash vulnerable systems via a crafted Access-Request.

Affected Products

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attacker can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-021

CVE References

CVE-2016-0050