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Patch Name : Windows2000-KB899591-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB899591)
Bulletin Id : MS05-041
Bulletin Title : Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Protocol Could Allow Denial of Service (899591)
KnowledgeBase : 899591
Severity : Moderate
Location Path : Windows2000-KB899591-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: This update resolves a newly-discovered, privately-reported vulnerability. A vulnerability in the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) exists that could allow an attacker to cause a system to stop responding. The vulnerability is documented in the "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin.

We recommend that customers consider applying the security update.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Aug 9, 2005
CVE Id : CAN-2005-1218
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
Registry changes  
Registry Path Key Name Key Value
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Updates\Windows 2000\SP5\KB899591 -2

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