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Windows 2000 Server Patch Details Windows 2000 Server Patches

Patch Name : Windows2000-KB945553-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB945553)
Bulletin Id : MS08-020
Bulletin Title : Vulnerability in DNS Client Could Allow Spoofing (945553)
KnowledgeBase : 945553
Severity : Important
Location Path : Windows2000-KB945553-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: This spoofing vulnerability exists in Windows DNS clients and could allow an attacker to send specially crafted responses to DNS requests, thereby spoofing or redirecting Internet traffic from legitimate locations. This is an important security update for Windows Vista and all supported editions of Microsoft Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003. This security update addresses the vulnerability by increasing the randomness of DNS transaction IDs.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Apr 8, 2008
CVE Id : CVE-2008-0087
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\KB945553 -2

 
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