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by Marianna Schmudlach / March 19, 2004 12:20 AM PST

Nuker.Win32.RPCNuke, FDoS-RPCNuke, Win32/Nuker.RPCNuke.A, Hacktool.Nuker


Troj/RPCNuke-A is a Trojan which can be used to exploit the DCE RPC stack vulnerability on remote machines running unpatched versions of MS Windows 2000 or MS Windows XP (SP1).
This tool permits the user to specify a remote IP address or range of addresses which are then targeted by this program. This program will attempt to flood the remote TCP port 135 in a denial-of-service (DoS) attack, resulting in the process SVCHOST.EXE crashing on the remote computer.

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