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Microsoft critical update (KB839643)

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  1. ladyjeweler

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    Security Update for DirectX 9.0 (KB839643)
    Download size: 443 KB, 2 minutes
    A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to cause DirectX, or applications using DirectX, to become unresponsive. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.


    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-016
    Vulnerability in DirectPlay Could Allow Denial of Service (839643)

    Issued: June 8, 2004
    Version: 1.0

    Summary
    Who should read this document: Customers who use Microsoft® Windows®

    Impact of Vulnerability: Denial of Service

    Maximum Severity Rating: Moderate

    Recommendation: Customers should consider applying the security update.

    Security Update Replacement: None

    Caveats: None

    Tested Software and Security Update Download Locations:

    Affected Software:

    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 – Download the update

    • Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 – Download the update

    • Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Service Pack 1 – Download the update

    • Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2003 – Download the update

    • Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 – Download the update

    • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition – Download the update

    • Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition (SE), and Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) – Review the FAQ section of this bulletin for details about these operating systems.


    Non-Affected Software:

    • Microsoft Windows NT® Workstation 4.0 Service Pack 6a

    • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Service Pack 6a

    • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 6


    Tested Microsoft Windows Components:

    Affected Components:

    • Microsoft DirectX® 7.0a, 7.1, 8.1, 8.1a, 8.1b, 8.2, 9.0, 9.0a, 9.0b on Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows Millennium Edition - Review the FAQ section of this bulletin for details about these operating systems.

    • Microsoft DirectX 8.0, 8.0a, when installed on Windows 2000 – Download the update

    • Microsoft DirectX 8.1, 8.1a, 8.1b when installed on Windows 2000 – Download the update

    • Microsoft DirectX 8.2 when installed on Windows 2000, or Windows XP – Download the update

    • Microsoft DirectX 9.0, 9.0a, 9.0b when installed on Windows 2000, Windows XP, or Windows Server 2003 – Download the update

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS04-016.mspx
     
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    (y) THANK YOU.. got my update :D
     
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