Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-066
Patch Available for 'Malformed RPC Packet' Vulnerability
Originally posted: September 11, 2000
Microsoft has released a patch that eliminates a security vulnerability in Microsoft® Windows 2000. The vulnerability could allow a malicious user to cause a Denial of Service on a Windows 2000 computer.
- Microsoft Windows 2000 All Versions
Note: Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 is not affected by this vulnerability.
Support: This is a fully supported patch. Information on contacting Microsoft Product Support Services is available at http://support.microsoft.com/contactussupport/?ws=support.
Security Resources: The Microsoft TechNet Security Web Site provides additional information about security in Microsoft products.
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- September 11, 2000: Bulletin Created.