Re: [PCWorks] Tuesday's MS security fix for XP

Off topic, but still about this update...
I'm kinda tired of every "critical" update launching a "Windows will shut
down in 5:00" box every five minutes. Windows can wait a couple of minutes
for me to finish what I'm doing, I'll reboot when I'm good and ready!

On Thu, Jul 10, 2008 at 3:10 PM, Ben Moore <benmoore@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>  Here's a link to the Zone Alarm security advisory about all this.
>
> http://download.zonealarm.com/bin/free/pressReleases/2008/LossOfInternetAcce
> ssIssue.html<http://download.zonealarm.com/bin/free/pressReleases/2008/LossOfInternetAccessIssue.html>
>
> Ben Moore
>
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> On
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>
> Found my answer.  Zone Alarm is incompatible with the patch.  The work
> around is to uninstall the patch.  The fix is to install the latest version
> of Zone Alarm which is version 7 something.  I'm still using 6.5 and don't
> want to upgrade.  Oh well ...
>
> Ben Moore
>
> -----Original Message-----
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> On
> Behalf Of Ben Moore
> Sent: Thursday, July 10, 2008 12:43 PM
> To: pcworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [PCWorks] Tuesday's MS security fix for XP
>
>
> Did anyone have any problems with Tuesday's security fix for WinXP?
>
> I've installed it on 3 machines.  On two I lost internet connectivity.  Had
> to do a restore.
>
> The update is MS 08-037.  It's a DNS patch.
>
> Ben Moore
>
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