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Windows 2000 Server Patch Details Windows 2000 Server Patches

Patch Name : Windows2000-KB921398-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB921398)
Bulletin Id : MS06-045
Bulletin Title : Vulnerability in Windows Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution (921398).
KnowledgeBase : 921398
Severity : Important
Location Path : Windows2000-KB921398-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: This update resolves a newly-discovered, publicly-reported vulnerability. 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. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

If a user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

We recommend that customers apply the update immediately.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Aug 8, 2006
CVE Id : CVE-2006-3281
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\KB921398 -2

 
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