This alert is to notify you of the release of Microsoft Security Advisory (899480).
Microsoft is aware of a new vulnerability report affecting TCP/IP, a network component of Microsoft Windows.
Microsoft is not aware of any attacks attempting to use the reported vulnerability and have no reports of customer impact at this time.
Changes made during the development of Windows XP Service Pack 2, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, and the MS05-019 security update eliminated this vulnerability.
If you have installed any of these updates, these updates already help protect you from this vulnerability and no additional action is required.
Because this vulnerability does not reproduce on systems that are fully updated, no additional security update is required; therefore, it would not be appropriate to update the previously released security bulletin.
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Microsoft PSS Security Team