LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB940307 to Address a Memory Leak in Windows Server 2003 18-OCT-2011

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    • (October 18, 2011) Microsoft has released KB940307. This KB fixes a problem in Windows Server 2003 where the mount manager leaks some paged pool memory. Microsoft does not provide the official download URL for 940307, so please follow below steps to download the patch manually.


    Steps to download the patch:

         1. Go to;


         2. Click the "Show hotfixes for all platforms and languages(6) " link to show all patches;


         3. Check All Language patches for 940307(x86 and x64 platform);


         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 zipped patch download URLs and the passwords for unzipping the zipped patches;


         6. Download the zipped patches;


         7. Unzip these files with the passwords in the above email and put them into the /patch folder on the LDMS core server where you store the patches.



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 940307


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • windowsserver2003-kb940307-v2-x86-enu.exe
    • windowsserver2003.windowsxp-kb940307-v2-x64-enu.exe


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