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Security Update, September 8, 2000


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This update resolves the "Invalid URL" security vulnerability in Internet Information Server (IIS). If an invalid URL is sent to a server with this vulnerability, it could, under certain conditions, cause the server to access invalid memory and cause IIS to fail. Download now to prevent a malicious user from disabling requests for Web pages, File Transfer Protocol services, and other services provided by IIS.

This vulnerability does not provide the opportunity to compromise any data on the server or to usurp any administrative privileges on the server. In addition, an affected computer can be put back into useful service by restarting the IIS service.

For more information about these vulnerabilities, please read Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-063.

This update applies to Internet Information Server 4.0

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

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  2. Click Next.
  3. Click Download Now.
  4. Follow the instructions on your screen.

How to use

Please 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 Q271652 for more information] and click Add/Remove to uninstall.


 Last Updated: Tuesday, February 27, 2001
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