Windows NT 4.0 Security Patch: Flaw in ISAPI Extension for Windows Media Services Could Cause Denial of Service

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A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to cause a computer running Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 to stop responding to Internet requests. This issue only affects computers configured as Web servers.
  • Version:

    1.0

    File Name:

    WindowsMedia41-KB817772-x86-ENU.exe

    Date Published:

    5/28/2003

    File Size:

    217 KB

      A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to cause a computer running Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 to stop responding to Internet requests. This issue only affects computers configured as Web servers. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows NT

      • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
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      Support:
      Microsoft Knowledge Base article 817772 discusses this issue and will be available approximately 24 hours after the release of this bulletin. Knowledge Base articles can be found on the
      Microsoft Online Support Web site.

      Technical support is available from
      Microsoft Product Support Services.
    • Microsoft Windows Media Services is a feature of Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, and also available as a downloadable version for Windows NT 4.0.