MS00-083: Buffer Overflow in Network Monitor May Cause Vulnerability

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Symptoms
When you use Network Monitor to capture data on your network, a malicious user may be able to send malformed data that can run a program or file on your computer or cause Network Monitor to stop responding (hang).
Resolution

Windows 2000

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The following files are available for download from the MicrosoftDownload Center:
For additional 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
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help to prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.The English-language version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time    Version        Size     File name   ------------------------------------------------------   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   93,456  Bhp001.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328    7,440  Bhp002.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   13,072  Bhp003.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328    6,928  Bhp004.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   30,992  Bhp005.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   19,728  Bhp006.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   64,784  Bhp007.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   27,408  Bhp008.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328  125,712  Bhp009.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   15,120  Bhp010.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   13,072  Bhp011.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   49,424  Bhp012.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328  133,904  Bhp013.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   12,048  Bhp014.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328  179,984  Bhp015.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   16,144  Bhp016.dll   09/26/2000  03:32p                     352  Bhp016.ini   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   21,264  Bhp017.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   12,048  Bhp018.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328  135,440  Bhp019.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   95,504  Bhp020.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328  119,568  Bhp021.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   19,728  Bhp022.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   10,512  Bhp023.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   15,120  Bhp024.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328   16,144  Bhp025.dll   09/26/2000  03:41p  5.0.2195.2328  785,680  Netmon.exe   09/26/2000  03:40p  5.0.2195.2328   64,784  Nmapi.dll				

Microsoft Windows NT Server version 4.0, Terminal Server Edition

To resolve this problem, obtain the Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition, Security Rollup Package (SRP). For additional information about the SRP, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
317636 Windows NT Server 4.0, TerminalServer Edition, Security Rollup Package
Status

Windows 2000

Microsoft has confirmed that this problem may cause a degree of security vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000.
More information
For more information about this vulnerability, view the following Microsoft Web site:
security_patch kbtsesrp
Properties

Article ID: 274835 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 22:13:00 - Revision: 6.0

Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 6, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition

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