Update that protects from internal URL port scanning is available for Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows Server 2012

Introduction

This update is available for Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows Server 2012. It protects an external network from verifying whether a uniform resource identifier (URI) port on an internal network is open or closed. The external network uses a nested S/MIME email message to perform this verification. 

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Update information

How to obtain this update

Windows Update
This update is available from Windows Update.
Microsoft Download Center
The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Operating systemUpdate
All supported x86-based versions of Windows XPDownload Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows XPDownload Download the package now.
All supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2003Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2003Download Download the package now.
All supported ia64-based versions of Windows Server 2003Download Download the package now.
All supported x86-based versions of Windows VistaDownload Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows VistaDownload Download the package now.
All supported x86-based versions of Windows Server 2008Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008Download Download the package now.
All supported ia64-based versions of Windows Server 2008Download Download the package now.
All supported x86-based versions of Windows Embedded Standard 7Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Embedded Standard 7Download Download the package now.
All supported x86-based versions of Windows 7Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows 7Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2Download Download the package now.
All supported ia64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2Download Download the package now.
All supported x86-based versions of Windows 8Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows 8Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2012Download Download the package now.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must be running one of the following operating system:
  • Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)
  • Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
  • Windows Embedded Standard 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
  • Windows RT
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2012

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Hotfix replacement information


This hotfix replaces hotfix 2661254.
File information
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
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Article ID: 2808679 - Last Review: Oct 9, 2013 - Revision: 1

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