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|worm, Trojan or backdoor. It is a moderate vulnerability in Windows ISATAP component on Windows 2008/Vista/2003/XP, which allows spoofing.|
ISATAP provides IPv6 conectivity within an IPv4 Intranet.
If exploited successfully, MS10-029 could allow an attacking user to impersonate an address to bypass edge or host firewalls.
This vulnerability is usually exploited by creating specially crafted network packets with a specially crafted IPv6 source address in an ISATAP connection that does not match the corresponding IPv4 source address.
If you have a Windows 2008/Vista/2003/XP, it is recommended to download and apply the security patch for this vulnerability. Click here to access the web page for downloading the patch.