Windows Server 2003 SP2 Cluster

1.1: P1 – CLUSTER SERVER ( BASE & STORAGE & FILE SYSTEM )

Kernel

2393802 MS11-011: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel could allow elevation of privilege

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2393802

Win32k,gdi32

2506223 MS11-034: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode drivers could allow elevation of privilege: April 12, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2506223

Ntfs

981166 Some data is corrupted when cached and noncached I/O operations occur by using the same NTFS file handle

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;981166

Storport

Storport : check with SAN provider OEM in order to use the latest storport validated by the OEM

957910 A Windows Server 2003 SP2-based iSCSI boot server cannot generate dump files if the server uses a Storport virtual miniport as the LUN controller

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;957910

On HP ProLiant Server platform please check for:

· latest hpcisss2 .sys (=> version 6.14.0.32/64 from 7-Jan-2009)

· latest E200/E200i firmware (=> rev. 1.82, from 17-Apr-2009)

HP Server http://support.microsoft.com/kb/940015

hpcisss2.sys You receive a Stop error message after you install update 932755 or 941276 on an HP ProLiant server that is running Storport in Windows Server 2003

Ref HP: hpcisss2.sys, build date 7-Jan-2009, version 6.14.0.32/64

HP Server http://support.microsoft.com/kb/969550

E200/E200i Stop error messages after Memory Corruption on several HP ProLiant servers, firmware due to a problem with firmware of E200/E200i (HP Smart Array SAS/SATA Controller)

Ref HP : E200/E200i firmware rev. 1.82, 17-Apr-2009

Mountmgr.sys

940307 A Microsoft Windows Server 2003-based computer may stop responding if an application frequently uses the mount manager to query volume information

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;940307

Disk.sys

929161 You receive a Stop error message on a Windows Server 2003 SP1 or Windows Server 2003 SP2-based computer when a device is suddenly disconnected from a host bus adapter

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;929161

ScsiPort.sys

934848 If you load the Intel iSCSI Setup driver for an iSCSI disk during Windows Server 2003 installation, the installation program reports that no disk is detected, and the installation process fails

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;934848

Dmadmin.exe

957271 The Logical Disk Manager Administrative Service process may stop unexpectedly on a Windows Server 2003-based computer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957271

Vds.exe

960831 Drivers or hardware providers that use the Virtual Disk Service to manage hardware LUN IDs encounter exceptions after a disk is physically removed from a computer that is running Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960831

Clusdisk.sys / Clusres.dll

Rollup Cluster

919117 A hotfix is available that adds support for GUID partition table (GPT) volumes that are larger than 2 terabytes on a Windows Server 2003-based server cluster

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/919117

982438 You cannot install AD DS in Windows Server 2008 in a Windows Server 2003-based domain if another computer that is in the same domain has MSCS installed

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;982438

Resrcmon.exe

948701 The Resource Monitor may crash on a Windows Server 2003-based cluster node that has Windows Server 2003 SP2 or hotfix 921181 installed

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;948701

SNP

948496  (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948496/ ) An update to turn off default SNP features is available for Windows Server 2003-based and Small Business Server 2003-based computers

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/948496

1.2: P2 – CLUSTER SERVER ( BASE & STORAGE & FILE SYSTEM )

Dfssvc.exe

945050 The private bytes that the DFS service consumes continue to increase on a Windows Server 2003-based domain controller that hosts the PDC emulator role

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945050

Dfs.sys

938666 Event ID 2019 is logged in the System log when a DFS domain root server stops responding on a Windows Server 2003-based server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/938666

Localspl.dll

955455 The print process crashes under heavy stress on a computer that is running Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP Professional x64 Edition if the computer uses hyper-threading technology

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/955455

Local security policy

902069 You may receive a "Stop 0x0000000A" error message when you shut down or restart a computer that is running Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/902069

COM+

934016  (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/934016/ ) Availability of Windows Server 2003 Post-Service Pack 2 COM+ 1.5 Hotfix Rollup Package 12

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/934016

All the previous mentioned updates include the latest versions of the 935640,

Recommended hotfixes for Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2- based server clusters

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935640

2 - Windows Server 2008 SP1 / SP2 Cluster

2.1 : P1 – CLUSTER SERVER ( BASE & STORAGE & FILE SYSTEM )

KERNEL

2295810 The shutdown process may stop responding in Windows Server 2008 SP2 or in Windows Vista SP2 after you enable the "Shutdown: Clear virtual memory page file" Group Policy setting

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2295810

FLTMGR

975759 An application or service that uses a file system filter driver may experience function failure on a computer that is running Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, or Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;975759

NTFS

2525064 Ntfs.sys driver takes a long time to mount a large volume in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2525064

STORPORT

983554 "0x000000BE" Stop error message when you use the Storport.sys driver to manage some storage devices in Windows Server 2008, in Windows Vista, in Windows 7 or in Windows Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;983554

Storport: check with SAN provider OEM in order to use the latest storport validated by the OEM

HP ProLiant servers:

check for latest E200/E200i firmware (=> rev. 1.82, 17-Apr-2009, or higher)

check for latest hpcisss2 .sys (=> version 6.14.0.32/64 from 7-Jan-2009 or higher)

A Stop error occurs on an HP ProLiant server that has the firmware from an E200/E200i HP Smart Array SAS/SATA controller installed on any Windows Server platform

Ref HP: E200/E200i firmware rev. 1.82, 17-Apr-2009

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/969550/en-us

MPIO

2406705 Some I/O requests to a storage device fail on a fault-tolerant system that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 when you perform a surprise removal of one path to the storage device

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2406705

check with DSM/SAN provider OEM in order to use the latest mpio validated by the OEM

MSDSM

2277440 Stop error message “0x000000D1” occurs in MSDSM.sys on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2277440

MOUNTMGR

977153 Error message: When you unmount volumes, delete snapshots or try to fail over disks on which snapshots are saved: "0x00000D6 DRIVER_PAGE_FAULT_BEYOND_END_OF_ALLOCATION"

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;977153

VOLSNAP

2279787 Event ID 82 may be recorded in the System log after you extend the protected dynamic volume on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2279787/en-us

VSS

955928 A parallel backup operation may fail when the operation is performed by Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS)

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/975928/en-us

VSSVC

983425 The System State backup operation fails together with the "0x800423f3" error in Windows Server 2008 and in Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/983425/en-us

NETSH

979101 The command "netsh interface ipv4 dump" does not export the subnet mask setting in Windows 7, in Windows Server 2008 R2, in Windows Server 2008, and in Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979101/en-us

TCPIP

2469100 Manually added route table entries are deleted unexpectedly when you delete an additional IP address in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2469100/en-us

TCPIP

MS10-058: Vulnerabilities in TCP/IP could allow elevation of privilege http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978886/en-us

NDIS

Stop error message on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008: "STOP: 0x0000007F"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/972907/en-us

AFD

A memory leak occurs when a Winsock API function is called together with the TF_REUSE_SOCKET flag in Windows Server 2008 and in Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977332/en-us

MRXSMB

You cannot access shared files or shared printers that are hosted on a remote server in Windows Server 2008 or in Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2251180/en-us

RDBSS

A deadlock in Rdbss.sys occurs while a Windows Server 2008 SP2-based or Windows Vista-based computer is performing a FastWrite

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2488754/en-us

SRVNET /SRV2 /SRV

A Windows Vista-based, Windows Server 2008-based, Windows 7-based or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer that shares some files and some folders may not respond to file share requests

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2492806/en-us

SRVNET / SRV2 /SRV

MS10-054: Vulnerabilities in SMB Server could allow remote code execution

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982214/en-us

RPCRT4

An access violation exception occurs in the "NdrClientCall2" function in Windows Vista or in Windows Server

2008

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2023170/en-us

RPCRT4

MS09-026: Vulnerability in RPC could allow elevation of privilege

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/970238/en-us

WMI

The WMI repository is corrupted on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2464876/en-us

CLASPNP / PARTMGR

PhysicalDisk counters contain invalid and duplicate entries when you use Microsoft Multipath I/O (MPIO) to control one or more storage devices

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/974878/en-us

CLUSSVC

Failback does not occur within the set time period in a Windows Server 2008-based failover cluster

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982636/en-us

CLUSRES

Authentication requests between nodes in the same cluster may be unable to use the Kerberos protocol if the Negotiate SSP is specified

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982549/en-us

CLUSRES / VOLSNAP

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 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/973763/en-us

We recommend that you install the following Windows Server 2008 hotfixes, depending on your environment:

952247 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/952247/ ) The Cluster network name resource and the File Share Witness resource may not come

951308 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/951308/ ) Increased functionality and virtual machine control in the Windows Server 2008 Failover Cluster Management console for the Hyper-V role

950179 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950179/ ) When you run the Validate a Configuration Wizard on a Windows Server 2008-based computer or on a Windows Vista-based computer, the validation does not pass

969550 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/969550/ ) A Stop error occurs on an HP ProLiant server that has the firmware from an E200/E200i HP Smart Array SAS/SATA controller installed on any Windows Server platform

970529 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/970529/ ) The volume GUID may unexpectedly change after a volume is extended on a Windows Server 2008 failover cluster node

953652 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953652/ ) A physical disk resource may unexpectedly fail or go offline when the IsAlive function is executed on a Windows Server 2008 cluster node

Recommended hotfixes for Windows Server 2008-based server clusters

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957311

3 - Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM / SP1 Cluster

3.1 : P1 – CLUSTER SERVER ( BASE & STORAGE & FILE SYSTEM )

Kernel

2417038 A child process cannot be created by calling a CreateProcess function that uses the PROC_THREAD_ATTRIBUTE_PREFERSec_NODE parameter in Windows 7 or in Windows Server 2008 R2

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2417038/en-us