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Security Update, July 18, 2000

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Read Me First

This update resolves the "Remote Registry Access Authentication" vulnerability in Windows NT 4.0. Installing this update prevents a malicious user from remotely accessing your computer's registry and causing Windows NT 4.0 to fail. This vulnerability could only be exploited under very specific conditions, and the malicious user would need to have an authorized account and password for remote logon to your computer.

For more information on this update, please read Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-040.

How to download and install
Note Please save your work and close all open programs before installing.

  1. Select your language from the drop-down list above.
  2. Click Next.
  3. On the following page, click Download Now.
  4. Do one of the following:
    • To start the installation immediately, select Run this Program from its Current Location.
    • To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, select Save this Program to Disk.
  5. Click OK.

How to use
Restart your computer to complete the install.

How to uninstall

  1. Click Start, point to Settings and click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
  3. Select Windows 4.0 Hotfix [See Q264684 for more information] and click Add/Remove to uninstall.

 Last Updated: Monday, February 12, 2001
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