Security Update for Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition (KB840315)

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    A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer running Windows and gain control over it.
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      KB Articles: KB840315

        A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system and gain control over it. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

        Other critical security updates are available: To find the latest security releases for you visit the HotFix & Security Bulletin Service; from the Product/Technology drop-down menu choose the edition of Windows NT you are running. And visit the Protect your PC site for more about how to help keep your system secure.
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      Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition

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