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Windows 2000 Server Patch Details Windows 2000 Server Patches

Patch Name : Windows2000-KB959426-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB959426)
Bulletin Id : MS09-015
Bulletin Title : Blended Threat Vulnerability in SearchPath Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (959426)
KnowledgeBase : 959426
Severity : Moderate
Location Path : Windows2000-KB959426-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in the Windows SearchPath function that could allow elevation of privilege if a user downloaded a specially crafted file to a specific location, then opened an application that could load the file under certain circumstances. The security update addresses the vulnerability by modifying the way that Windows loads files from the desktop.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Apr 14, 2009
CVE Id : CVE-2008-2540
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\KB959426 -2

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