Terminal Server Client Licensing Information Is Not Encrypted in the Network Packets

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When you use Network Monitor to trace Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) traffic from a client that is running Terminal Server to a server that is running Terminal Services, the Terminal Server client licensing information is not encrypted in the network packets.
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
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.

Article ID: 295080 - Last Review: 10/23/2013 17:59:56 - Revision: 4.2

Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1, Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1

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