Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC) may be vulnerable to a flaw that allows remote unauthenticated attackers to execute arbitrary code.
The Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC) is described by Microsoft as "distributed transaction facility for Microsoft Windows platforms".
Microsoft Windows platforms may be vulnerable to a flaw in the MSDTC implementation caused by an unchecked buffer that may allow a remote, unauthenticated user to execute arbitrary code and take complete control of the system.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on a system.
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Microsoft reported this vulnerability, and in turn thank eEye Digital Security for information on the issue.
This document was written by Ken MacInnis.
|Date First Published:||2005-10-11|
|Date Last Updated:||2005-10-13 18:32 UTC|