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    Security Update for Windows Media Player 10 for Windows XP (KB911565)

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    A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to remotely compromise your Windows-based system using Windows Media Player and gain control over it.
    • Version:

      1

      File Name:

      WindowsMedia10-KB911565-v2-x86-ENU.exe

      Date Published:

      4/11/2006

      File Size:

      2.4 MB

      KB Articles: KB911565

      Security bulletins:MS06-005

        A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to remotely compromise your Windows-based system using Windows Media Player 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.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows XP Service Pack 1, Windows XP Service Pack 2



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