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Windows 2000 Server Patch Details Windows 2000 Server Patches

Patch Name : Windows2000-KB920683-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB920683)
Bulletin Id : MS06-041
Bulletin Title : Vulnerabilities in DNS Resolution Could Allow Remote Code Execution (920683)
KnowledgeBase : 920683
Severity : Critical
Location Path : Windows2000-KB920683-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: Winsock Hostname Vulnerability :
There is a remote code execution vulnerability in Winsock that could allow an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability to take complete control of the affected system. For an attack to be successful the attacker would have to force the user to open a file or visit a website that is specially crafted to call the affected Winsock API.

DNS Client Buffer Overrun Vulnerability - CVE-2006-3441:
There is a remote code execution vulnerability in the DNS Client service that could allow an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability to take complete control of the affected system.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Aug 8, 2006
CVE Id : CVE-2006-3441
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\KB920683 -2

 
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