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MS04-030: Vulnerability in WebDAV XML message handler could lead to a denial of service

Support for Windows XP has ended

Microsoft ended support for Windows XP on April 8, 2014. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

Support for Windows Server 2003 ended on July 14, 2015

Microsoft ended support for Windows Server 2003 on July 14, 2015. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS04-030. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update, including file manifest information and deployment options. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:
Note The WebDAV software update that is associated with Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-030 includes a new entry to the IIS metabase named WebDAVMaxAttributesPerElement.

For more information about how to use this new entry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
888164 FIX: A WebDAV request that has many XML attributes may fail after you apply the WebDAV software update that is associated with MS04-030
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Article ID: 824151 - Last Review: 06/05/2006 10:19:00 - Revision: 3.8

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  • Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition Version 2002
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  • Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
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