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Microsoft has released an update for FrontPage 2000 Server Extensions. This update fixes a specific security issue with the FrontPage 2000 Server Extensions.
This article describes how to download and install the FrontPage Server Extensions update.
IMPORTANT: Because of file dependencies, Microsoft requires that you download and install the FrontPage Server Extensions Service Release 1.3 update before you install the update described in this article. For additional information about how to install the FrontPage Server Extensions Service Release 1.3 update and the issues that are fixed in that update, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306118/ )List of Issues Fixed in FrontPage Server Extensions Service Release 1.3
How to Download and Install the UpdateTo download the FrontPage Server Extensions update, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:
How to Determine Whether the Public Update Is InstalledThe following files are updated by the FrontPage Server Extensions update:
Issues Fixed by the Update
A Chunked Request Sent to the Shtml.dll File Causes the Inetinfo.exe File to Stop Responding (Hang)A specially malformed chunked request sent to the FrontPage Server Extensions Smart HTML Interpreter (Shtml.dll) can cause Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) to stop responding. For additional information about security vulnerability, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324096/EN-US/ )MS02-053: Request to Smart HTML Interpreter Could Monopolize Web Server CPU Resources