WebTV for Windows Subject to Denial of Service

 

Reported October 11, 2000 by
Microsoft

VERSIONS AFFECTED
  • Microsoft WebTV for Windows

DESCRIPTION

A denial of service condition exists within
WebTV for Windows (which ships with Win98 and WinMe) that could lead to crash of the the WebTV application or the entire system.

VENDOR RESPONSE

Microsoft has released a patch for Win98/Win98SE and WinMe; FAQ# FQ00-074, and will also make article Q274113 available shortly.

CREDIT
Discovered by Microsoft

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