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Major vulnerability in XP (and ME)

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by angel, Dec 20, 2001.

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  1. angel

    angel Thread Starter

    Dec 2, 1998
    Microsoft is recommending that every Windows XP customer apply the patch immediately.

    Microsoft Bulletin - Unchecked Buffer in Universal Plug and Play can Lead to System Compromise - Microsoft Bulletin:

    December 20, 2001- eEye® Digital Security Announces Major Vulnerabilities in Default Installations of Windows XP and Certain Installations of Windows ME and 98:

    ZDNET - Microsoft plugs XP security hole:
  2. Styxx

    Styxx Banned

    Sep 8, 2001
    If you just go to http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com and click on product updates, the critical updates offered there, assumimg you're up to date at present, include the patch referred to in the above post.
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