Hi Everyone,

 

Last week, 22 Windows 6 and Windows 7 related hot-fix KB articles were released. Below are the details:

 

Windows Vista - 1 KB article:

·         974306  October 2009 Cumulative Update for Media Center for Windows Vista

 

Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008- 16 KB articles:

·         972135  Backups fail and Event ID 12293 is logged on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

·         974114  When you use the "Run as administrator" option to run an application that uses an environment variable in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008, you encounter various errors

·         974178  Error code 1450 after you transfer data by using the named pipes protocol between a client computer and a server that are running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

·         974738  Error message when you use the MBSA tool to check for weak passwords or to assess password security on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista: "Some user accounts have blank or simple passwords, or could not be analyzed"    2k8/vista            

·         974248  The log file size grows larger than the maximum file size limit that was set in Performance Monitor if you select a Comma Separated log format or a Tab Separated log format on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista

·         974605  The Data Collector Set may not start on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista

·         974848  You cannot install a 64-bit version of SQL Server 2005 on a computer that is running a 64-bit version of Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

·         975598  The Nslookup.exe utility does not use all the suffixes in the DNS suffix search list if the total length of the DNS suffix search list is longer than 255 characters on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista

·         974090  An update is available that allows for a potential power saving in an AMD multicore processor that is running an x64-based version of Windows Vista SP2, of Windows Server 2008 SP2, of Windows 7, or of Windows Server 2008 R2

·         975808  All IP addresses are registered on the DNS servers when the IP addresses are assigned to one network adapter on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 SP2 or Windows Vista SP2

·         974201  Stop error message when you retrieve WMI connection statistics for iSCSI after you change the iSCSI configurations on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista: "0x00000019 BAD_POOL_HEADER"

·         971278  A 32-bit Removable Storage application does not load on a computer that is running a 64-bit version of Windows Server 2008 or of Windows Vista

·         975142  You cannot install Active Directory Domain Services on a member server that is running Windows Server 2008 in a branch office if the DNS and LDAP communication between the branch office and the forest root domain is blocked

·         975698  A computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista receives various stop codes that cause the system to automatically restart after you enable the NetDMA feature on the new "Crystal Beach" (DMA) chip from Intel

·         973640  The Fax Service crashes when a fax server receives a fax on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008

·         973245  On a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista, you cannot add one or more servers to the securelist of a DNS service instance that is hosted on a server that is running Windows 2000 or Windows Server 2003

 

Windows Server 2008 - 3 KB articles:

·         973763  The failover operation takes a long time to fail over a shared disk resource that is located on a cluster node of a Windows Server 2008-based failover cluster if many snapshots are saved on the shared disk

·         974780  Error message when you log on to an iSCSI target by using the Iscsicpl.exe tool on a computer that is running an Itanium-based version of Windows Server 2008 if CHAP authentication is enabled: "Invalid access to memory location"

·         973625  A container object conflict occurs when you create a GPO for a wireless network policy by using the Group Policy Management MMC snap-in from a domain controller that is running Windows Server 2008 to connect to a PDC that is running Windows Server 2003

 

Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 - 2 KB articles:

·         974639  Lots of SceCli 1202 events are added to the application event log on a domain controller that is running Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7 after some domain level group policies are updated

·         975530  Stop error message on an Intel Xeon 5500 series processor-based computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2 and that has the Hyper-V role installed: "0x00000101 - CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT"  

 

Regards,

Content Team