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Windows 2000 Advanced Server Patch Details Windows 2000 Advanced Server Patches

Patch Name : Windows2000-KB899587-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB899587)
Bulletin Id : MS05-042
Bulletin Title : Vulnerabilities in Kerberos Could Allow Denial of Service, Information Disclosure, and Spoofing (899587)
KnowledgeBase : 899587
Severity : Low
Location Path : Windows2000-KB899587-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: This update resolves two newly-discovered vulnerabilities, a privately reported vulnerability and a publicly reported vulnerability. Each vulnerability is documented in this bulletin in its own "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin.

An attacker who successfully exploited the most severe of these vulnerabilities could cause the service responsible for authenticating users in an Active Directory domain to stop responding.

We recommend that customers consider applying the security update.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Aug 9, 2005
CVE Id : CAN-2005-1981
Affected Product Information  
Product Name Service Pack Name
Windows 2000 Advanced Server Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Windows 2000 Professional Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Windows 2000 Server Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Registry changes  
Registry Path Key Name Key Value
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Updates\Windows 2000\SP5\KB899587 -2

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