MS04-006: A vulnerability in the Windows Internet Name Service (WINS) could allow code execution

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.

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS04-006. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security patch, including file manifest information and deployment options. To view the complete security bulletin, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
update security_patch security_update security bug flaw vulnerability malicious attacker exploit unauthenticated buffer overrun overflow Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS) denial of service DoS

Article ID: 830352 - Last Review: 01/10/2015 14:46:39 - Revision: 2.5

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