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Headline: Redmond patches NT hole

Microsoft released an advisory along with a series of fixes related to a vulnerability found within a Windows NT operating system service. An attacker could create a denial-of-service attack when invalid remote procedure calls sessions are shut down, though the software giant cautioned that the exploit will not compromise existing data. A fix for the company's Terminal Server Edition of the software is not yet available.

Microsoft released an advisory along with a series of fixes related to a vulnerability found within a Windows NT operating system service. An attacker could create a denial-of-service attack when invalid remote procedure calls sessions are shut down, though the software giant cautioned that the exploit will not compromise existing data. A fix for the company's Terminal Server Edition of the software is not yet available.