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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1127
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:47
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Windows NT 4.0 does not properly shut down invalid named pipe RPC connections, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource exhaustion) via a series of connections containing malformed data, aka the "Named Pipes Over RPC" vulnerability.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


MS - MS98-017

MSKB - Q195733

XF - nt-spoolss(523)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:18