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Windows 2000 Server Patch Details Windows 2000 Server Patches

Patch Name : Windows2000-KB960859-x86-ENU.EXE
Patch Description : Security Update for Windows 2000 (KB960859)
Bulletin Id : MS09-042
Bulletin Title : Vulnerability in Telnet Could Allow Remote Code Execution (960859)
KnowledgeBase : 960859
Severity : Important
Location Path : Windows2000-KB960859-x86-ENU.EXE
Bulletin Summary: This security update resolves a publicly disclosed vulnerability in the Microsoft Telnet service. The vulnerability could allow an attacker to obtain credentials and then use them to log back into affected systems. The attacker would then acquire user rights on a system identical to the user rights of the logged-on user. This scenario could ultimately result in remote code execution on affected systems. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could 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.
Superceding Bulletin Id : None
Patch Release Date : Aug 11, 2009
CVE Id : CVE-2009-1930
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

 
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