MSDTC

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MSDTCMicrosoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator
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According to Sophos, the Dasher-B worm exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC) announced by Microsoft in October.
MS SQL Server should use the following services: MSSQLServer, MSDTC, SQLServerAgent and MDAC 2.5.
The vulnerabilities, announced in nine Microsoft bulletins are: MS05-044 - vulnerability in the Windows FTP client; MS05-045 - vulnerability in network connection manager; MS05-046 - vulnerability in the client services for netware; MS05-047 - vulnerability in Plug and Play; MS05-048 - vulnerability in the Microsoft collaboration objects; MS05-049 - vulnerabilities in Windows shell; MS05-050 - vulnerability in DirectShow; MS05-051 - vulnerabilities in MSDTC and COM+; MS05-052 - cumulative security update for Internet Explorer.