Patches and Service Packs

Microsoft Windows 10 Anniversary Edition — Better for Professionals

by Richi Jennings

Microsoft Windows 10 gets its birthday build. But the Anniversary Edition isn’t just about pushing consumers to upgrade before Friday’s freebie deadline. It also brings loveliness for professional users. Enterprises large and small will see it working more smoothly, reliably and securely—according to Redmond. But not everything smells of roses. In today’s IT Newspro, we dig the dirt on “1607”. [Updated 3:41 am PT with more comment]

Download ISA Server SP2

by Daniel Petri

Where can I download ISA Server 2000 Service Pack 2? Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000 Service Pack 2 (SP2) was released in the middle of May 2004. SP2 provides the latest updates to ISA Server 2000 and provides an even higher level of security, reliability and stability to customers. ISA Server 2000 SP2… Read More

ISA Server SP1 Patches

by Daniel Petri

ISA Server 2000 SP1 Patches You should consider installing SP2 as soon as possible ISA Server SP2 can be applied to ISA Server Standard and Enterprise Editions, and includes: All hot fixes and security updates issued since ISA Server was released to manufacturing. Fixes for common issues reported by customers through Microsoft Product Support Services… Read More

Latest MS Security Bulletins

by Daniel Petri

Latest Microsoft Hotfixes and Patches - Hotfix & Security Bulletin ServiceThe following list is taken from the Microsoft HotFix and Security Bulleting Service Note: This list is NOT a complete list of all Hotfixes and Patches provided by Microsoft. For the complete list please see the link above. Also, take a look at my Updating… Read More

Internet Explorer 5.01 SP2 Info

by Daniel Petri

Where can I download Internet Explorer 5.01 Service Pack 2 from? Why should I install it anyway? Although made obsolete by IE 6.0 and now IE 6.0 SP1, Internet Explorer 5.01 SP2 is still a valid option for many Windows 9X users. See the Download Other IE Versions page for other IE versions. Internet Explorer… Read More

ISA Server SP2 Patches

by Daniel Petri

ISA Server 2000 SP2 Patches Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000 Service Pack 2 (SP2) provides the latest updates to ISA Server 2000 and provides an even higher level of security, reliability and stability to customers. ISA Server 2000 SP2 can be installed directly on ISA Server 2000, ISA Server 2000 Service Pack 1… Read More

Windows 2000 SP4 Slipstreaming

by Daniel Petri

How can I slipstream service packs into the Windows 2000 media? This scenario explains how to create an integrated installation of Windows 2000 and the corresponding service pack in a shared distribution folder on a network. This integration is called "Slipstreaming". The integrated process installs the service pack during Windows 2000 Setup, so when the… Read More

Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2 Info

by Daniel Petri

Where can I download Internet Explorer 5.5 Service Pack 2 from? Why should I install it anyway? Although made obsolete by IE 6.0 and now IE 6.0 SP1, Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2 is still a valid option for many users. Note: Microsoft has stopped supporting Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2. To download IE5.5 SP2 you'll need… Read More

Windows 2000 SP4 Patches

by Daniel Petri

Required Patches Windows 2000 Server/Advanced Server with Service Pack 4 requires the following security-related patches:Make sure you read Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 Patches and IIS 5.0 Patches before you go on. Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 Download IE 6.0 + SP1 October 2005 MS05-051 : Vulnerabilities in MSDTC and COM+ Could Allow Remote Code… Read More

Internet Explorer 5.X and 6.0 Patches

by Daniel Petri

  You should consider installing IE 6.0 SP1 as soon as possible Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is the most recent version of the Internet Explorer 6 core technologies in Windows XP Home Edition and Windows XP Professional. Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 provides a reliable and flexible browsing experience and the… Read More

Windows 2000 SP4 Info

by Daniel Petri

Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 is a well-tested collection of updates that focuses on a variety of customer-reported concerns with the Windows 2000 operating System. SP4 can be applied to Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2000 Advanced Server and Windows 2000 with Server Appliance Kit. Windows 2000 SP4 includes the updates contained in… Read More

Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 Patches

by Daniel Petri

Internet Explorer 6.01 SP1 Patches Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is available for Windows XP, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows 98, and Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 6a. Internet Explorer 6 SP1 is a critical update. Internet Explorer 6 SP1 includes all prior patches and updates as well as enhancements… Read More

IIS 4.0 Patches

by Daniel Petri

IIS is one of the biggest threats to Windows NT, 2000 and XP security! You must know how to protect your computer from IIS related attacks, and remember that even though you're using Windows 2000 Professional - you're still vulnerable to those attacks (IIS is installed by default on all W2K platforms, but not on… Read More