XP SP2 Firewall security breach

XP SP2 Firewall security breach

Post by john Jone » Sat, 13 Nov 2004 18:41:09

Came across this today, can't believe what I'm reading, but it seems
microsoft have put in a backdoor to the XP SP2 Firewall! check out this link
to secure yourself...

1. XP SP2 Firewall security breach

2. SP2 security is about to be breached

Security Flaws Found in SP2
Paul Roberts Aug 18 2004

Virus writers and hackers may be able to sidestep Microsoft's big fix.

Security researchers inspecting a new update to Microsoft's Windows XP
found two software flaws that could allow virus writers and malicious
hackers to sidestep new security features in the operating system.

German Internet security portal Heise Security published a security
bulletin, dated August 13, describing two holes in the Windows XP
Service Pack 2 and warning users about running programs from untrusted
Internet sites ...

http://www.yqcomputer.com/ ,aid,117452,00.asp

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