Patch Repository

Windows Server 2003 for Small Business Server Patch Details
Patch Name WindowsServer2003-KB904706-DX9-x86-ENU.exe
Patch Description Security Update for DirectX 9 for Windows Server 2003 (KB904706)
Bulletin Id MS05-050
Bulletin Title Vulnerability in DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (904706)
Severity Critical
Location Path WindowsServer2003-KB904706-DX9-x86-ENU.exe
Bulletin Summary This update resolves a newly-discovered, privately-reported vulnerability. The vulnerability is documented in the "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin. 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 Oct 11, 2005

Affected Product Information

Product Name Service Pack Name
Windows Server 2003 for Small Business ServerWindows Server 2003 Gold
Windows Server 2003, Enterprise EditionWindows Server 2003 Gold
Windows Server 2003, Standard EditionWindows Server 2003 Gold
Windows Server 2003, Web EditionWindows Server 2003 Gold
DirectX 9.0DirectX 9.0a
DirectX 9.0DirectX 9.0b
DirectX 9.0DirectX 9.0c
DirectX 9.0DirectX 9.0 Gold

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