MS08-034: Vulnerability in WINS could allow elevation of privilege

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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INTRODUCTION
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-034. The security bulletin contains all the relevant information about the security update. This information includes deployment options. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

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File information

The English (United States) version of this security update 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 item in Control Panel.

For all supported x64-based editions of Windows Server 2003

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirementService branch
Wins.exe5.2.3790.3119237,56812-Apr-200808:49x64SP1SP1GDR
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.3119151,04012-Apr-200808:49x86SP1SP1GDR\WOW
Wins.exe5.2.3790.3119237,56812-Apr-200808:51x64SP1SP1QFE
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.3119151,04012-Apr-200808:51x86SP1SP1QFE\WOW
Wins.exe5.2.3790.4271237,56812-Apr-200808:58x64SP2SP2GDR
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.4271151,04012-Apr-200808:58x86SP2SP2GDR\WOW
Wins.exe5.2.3790.4271237,56812-Apr-200808:49x64SP2SP2QFE
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.4271151,04012-Apr-200808:49x86SP2SP2QFE\WOW

For all supported Itanium-based editions of Windows Server 2003

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirementService branch
Wins.exe5.2.3790.3119487,93612-Apr-200808:51IA-64SP1SP1GDR
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.3119151,04012-Apr-200808:51x86SP1SP1GDR\WOW
Wins.exe5.2.3790.3119488,44812-Apr-200808:52IA-64SP1SP1QFE
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.3119151,04012-Apr-200808:52x86SP1SP1QFE\WOW
Wins.exe5.2.3790.4271487,93612-Apr-200808:57IA-64SP2SP2GDR
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.4271151,04012-Apr-200808:57x86SP2SP2GDR\WOW
Wins.exe5.2.3790.4271488,44812-Apr-200808:52IA-64SP2SP2QFE
Wwins.exe5.2.3790.4271151,04012-Apr-200808:52x86SP2SP2QFE\WOW

For all supported 32-bit editionsof Windows Server 2003

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirementService branch
Wins.exe5.2.3790.3119151,04011-Apr-200812:49x86SP1SP1GDR
Wins.exe5.2.3790.3119151,04011-Apr-200812:40x86SP1SP1QFE
Wins.exe5.2.3790.4271151,04011-Apr-200813:18x86SP2SP2GDR
Wins.exe5.2.3790.4271151,04011-Apr-200812:55x86SP2SP2QFE

For all supported editions of Windows 2000 SP4

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Wins.exe5.0.2195.7155146,70415-Apr-200817:16x86
update security_patch security_update security bug flaw vulnerability malicious attacker exploit registry unauthenticated buffer overrun overflow specially-formed scope specially-crafted denial of service DoS TSE WinNT Win2000
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Article ID: 948745 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 02:44:56 - Revision: 5.0

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