Article ID: 827825 - View products that this article applies to.
When you log off Terminal Services, you may receive the following Event ID 1000 event message:
Event Type: Error
This problem occurs because of a registry handle leak in Windows Installer. This problem was first exposed after the installation of the MS03-026 security update.
Hotfix informationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
PrerequisitesNo prerequisites are required.
Restart requirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File informationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 29-Dec-2004 13:22 2.0.2600.1534 2,018,304 Msi.dll 20-Sep-2003 19:23 2.0.2600.1267 64,512 Msiexec.exe 29-Dec-2004 13:22 2.0.2600.1183 305,664 Msihnd.dll 29-Dec-2004 13:22 2.0.2600.1183 847,872 Msimsg.dll 20-Sep-2003 19:23 2.0.2600.1183 39,936 Msisip.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For additional information about the MS03-26 security update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
823980For additional information about how hotfix packages are named, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/823980/ )MS03-026: Buffer overrun in RPC may allow code execution
816915For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/816915/ )New file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 827825 - Last Review: February 22, 2007 - Revision: 7.6