Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-001
Vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 H.323 Filter Could Allow Remote Code Execution (816458)
Issued: January 13, 2004
Who should read this document:
Customers who use Microsoft® Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000
Impact of vulnerability:
Remote Code Execution
Maximum Severity Rating:
Customers should install the security update immediately
Security Update Replacement:
Tested Software and Security Update Download Locations:
- Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 - Download the update
- Microsoft Small Business Server 2000 (which includes Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000) - Download the Update
- Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 (which includes Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000) - Download the Update
Non Affected Software:
- Microsoft Proxy Server 2.0
The software listed above has been tested to determine if the versions are affected. Other versions either no longer include security patch support or may not be affected. Please review the Microsoft Support Lifecycle Web site to determine the support lifecycle for your product and version.
Microsoft thanks the following for working with us to help protect customers:
- The UK National Infrastructure Security Co-ordination Centre (NISCC) for reporting the issue described in MS04-001.
Obtaining other security updates:
Updates for other security issues are available from the following locations:
- Security updates are available from the Microsoft Download Center, and can be most easily found by doing a keyword search for "security_patch".
- Updates for consumer platforms are available from the WindowsUpdate Web site.
- Technical support is available from Microsoft Product Support Services at 1-866-PCSAFETY for customers in the U.S. and Canada. There is no charge for support calls that are associated with security updates.
- International customers can get support from their local Microsoft subsidiaries. There is no charge for support associated with security updates. Information on how to contact Microsoft support is available at the International Support Web Site.
- The Microsoft TechNet Security Web Site provides additional information about security in Microsoft products.
- Microsoft Software Update Services
- Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA): Please view Knowledge Base Article 306460 for list of security updates that have detection limitations with the MBSA tool.
- Windows Update
- Windows Update Catalog: Please view Knowledge Base Article 323166 for more information on the Windows Update Catalog.
- Office Update
Systems Management Server (SMS):
Systems Management Server can provide assistance deploying this security update. For information about Systems Management Server visit the SMS Web Site. SMS also provides several additional tools to assist administrators in the deployment of security updates such as the SMS 2.0 Software Update Services Feature Pack and the SMS 2.0 Administration Feature Pack. The SMS 2.0 Software Update Services Feature Pack utilizes the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and the Microsoft Office Detection Tool to provide broad support for security bulletin remediation. Some software updates may require administrative rights following a restart of the computer
Note: The inventory capabilities of the SMS 2.0 Software Update Services Feature Pack may be used for targeting updates to specific computers, and the SMS 2.0 Administration Feature Pack's Elevated Rights Deployment Tool can be used for installation. This provides optimal deployment for updates that require explicit targeting using Systems Management Server and administrative rights after the computer has been restarted.
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- V1.0 (January 13, 2004): Bulletin published