Dec. 14 – Dec. 20 Hot-Fix KB articles Weekly Release – Windows Legacy Products

Hi Everyone,


Last week, 7 Windows legacy products related hot-fix KB articles were released, including 1 for Windows XP, 4 for Windows Server 2003, and 2 for Internet Explorer. Below are the details:


Windows XP – 1 KB article:

·         977534  SHIFT does not override the automatic logon setting on a computer that is running a 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP Professional x64 Edition


Windows Server 2003 – 4 KB articles:

·         975759  An application or service that uses a file system filter driver may experience function failure on a computer that is running Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, or Windows Server 2008

·         977171  DNS data corruption occurs when the DNS records are transferred from a BIND DNS server to a Windows Server 2003 SP2-based DNS server

·         977172  The existing PPTP connections to a VPN server that is hosted in a Windows Server 2003-based NLB farm do not work after a new node is added to the NLB farm

·         977367  An authentication window unexpectedly appears when you use Windows Media Player on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003 SP2 after you configure Windows Media Player to use a proxy server


Internet Explorer – 2 KB articles:

·         978019  Cascading pop-up windows overlap incorrectly in Internet Explorer 8

·         975445  A standard user cannot use ActiveX Installer Service to install an ActiveX control on a computer that is running Windows Vista



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Comments (1)

  1. anony.muos says:

    This KB977534 also affects Windows 7 but no one is bothered to fix it. It always auto logons regardless of Shift.