Patch Repository

Windows 2000 Advanced Server Patch Details
Patch Name Windows2000-KB883935-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB883935)
Bulletin Id MS04-036
Bulletin Title Vulnerability in NNTP Could Allow Code Execution (883935)
Severity Important
Location Path Windows2000-KB883935-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary This update resolves a newly-discovered- privately reported vulnerability. A remote code execution vulnerability exists within the Network News Transfer Protocol (NNTP) Component of the affected operating systems. This vulnerability could potentially affect systems that do not use NNTP because certain affected software requires this component to be enabled for installation. The vulnerability is documented in the Vulnerability Details section of this bulletin. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system- including installing programs; viewing- changing- or deleting data; or creating new accounts that have full privileges.
Superceding Bulletin Id None
Patch Release Date Oct 12, 2004

Affected Product Information

Product Name Service Pack Name
Windows 2000 Advanced Server Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Windows 2000 Server Windows 2000 Service Pack 4

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