Patch Repository

MS04-016 Bulletin Details
Bulletin ID MS04-016
Title Vulnerability in DirectPlay Could Allow Denial of Service (839643)
Summary This update resolves a newly-discovered- privately reported vulnerability. A denial of service vulnerability exists in the implementation of the IDirectPlay4 application programming interface (API) of Microsoft DirectPlay because of a lack of robust packet validation. The vulnerability is documented in the Vulnerability Details section of this bulletin.
Knowledgebase 839643

List of Patches

S.No Patch Description Severity
1Update for the IDirectPlay4 API of Microsoft DirectX 8.0x (DirectPlay) (KB839643)Moderate
2Update for the IDirectPlay4 API of Microsoft DirectX 8.1x (DirectPlay) (KB839643)Moderate
3Update for the IDirectPlay4 API of Microsoft for DirectX 8.2 (DirectPlay) (KB839643)Moderate
4Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB839643)Moderate

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