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|worm, Trojan or backdoor. It is an important vulnerability in ASP.NET on Windows 2008/Vista, which allows denial of service attacks to be launched.|
ASP.NET is a collection of technologies within the .NET Framework that enable developers to build web applications and XML web services.
If exploited successfully, it could cause the application pool on the affected web server to stop responding.
This vulnerability is usually exploited by creating specially crafted anonymous HTTP requests and sending them to a vulnerable system.
If you have any of the vulnerable components installed on your computer, it is recommended to download and apply the security patch for this vulnerability. Click here to access the web page for downloading the patch.