Windows

Windows NT 4.0 Security Patch: Buffer Overrun in Windows Kernel Message Handling Could Lead to Elevated Privileges

Share
Select Language:
A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer running Microsoft® Windows® NT 4.0 and gain complete control over it. You can help protect your computer by installing this update.
  • Details

    Version:
    Date Published:

    1.0

    4/16/2003

    File name:
    File size:

    Q811493i.EXE

    1.6 MB

      A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to compromise a computer running Microsoft® Windows® NT 4.0 and gain complete control over it. An attacker would need the ability to log onto the computer locally to carry out an attack. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft.
  • System Requirements

    Supported Operating System

    Windows NT

      • Windows NT 4.0 Workstation
      • Windows NT 4.0 Server
      • Windows NT 4.0 Server, Enterprise Edition
  • Install Instructions

      1. Click the Download link to start the download, or choose a different language from the drop-down list and click Go.
      2. Do one of the following:
        • To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.
        • To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.
  • Related Resources

Popular downloads

Free PC updates

  • Security patches
  • Software updates
  • Service packs
  • Hardware drivers
Run Microsoft Update
close
moreinfo