LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB 2465772 to Address a Winsock Issue on Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7 05-AUG-2011

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    • (August 05, 2011) Microsoft has released KB2465772. This fixes an issue in which an application or service that uses Winsock API or Winsock Kernel API may randomly stop responding in Windows Server 2008 R2 or in Windows 7. Microsoft does not provide the official download URL for 2465772, so please follow below steps to download the patch manually.

     

    Steps to download the patch:

         1. Go to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2465772 and make sure your OS version is Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7.

     

         2. Click the "View and request hotfix downloads" link to "Agreement for Microsoft Services" page;

     

         3. Click "I Accept" button;

     

         4. Enter your email address under "Provide us with your e-mail address, type the characters you see in the picture, and then click Request hotfix.";

     

         5. You will receive an e-mail with the patch download URL and the password for unzipping the patches;

     

         6. Download the patches;

     

         7. Unzip these files with the password in the above email and put them into the \patch folder on the LDM core server.

     

           

    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2465772_Manual

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A

     

    New Patch Downloads

    • windows6.1-kb2465772-x86.msu
    • windows6.1-kb2465772-x64.msu

     

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