Microsoft has released a patch that resolves the "Unchecked buffer in the Multiple UNC Provider" security vulnerability in Windows XP.
The vulnerability results because of a flaw in the Multiple UNC (uniform naming convention) Provider (MUP), which is a network file system resource locator that runs in kernel-mode memory in Windows.
Download now to prevent a malicious user from causing your computer to restart or to run unauthorized programs.
Requirements: Windows XP Home / Pro
Download: Q311967_WXP_SP1_x86_ENU.exe (253kb, 2nd April 2002)
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