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    Windows XP Security Patch: Buffer Overrun in Windows Could Lead to Data Corruption

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    An identified security issue in Microsoft Windows could allow an attacker to compromise a Microsoft Windows-based system and then take a variety of actions.
    • Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      Q817606_WXP_SP2_x86_ENU.exe

      Date Published:

      7/9/2003

      File Size:

      417 KB

        An identified security issue in Microsoft Windows could allow an attacker to compromise a Microsoft Windows-based system and then take a variety of actions. For example, an attacker could execute code on the system. By installing this update, you can help protect your computer. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer. Once you have installed this item, it cannot be removed.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows XP

        • Windows XP Professional
        • Windows XP Home Edition
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