Sasser query

  baz\ 17:05 05 May 2004
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I went to the wondows update page, and when i scanned there was nothing in the critical column, does that mean i dont need it or is it just a error?

Regards.

  TommyRed 17:08 05 May 2004

What OS? TR

  johnnyrocker 17:10 05 May 2004

would be fairly safe to assume you have it i think, if you have xp go to add/remove progs see if the fix is listed.

johnny.

  baz\ 17:10 05 May 2004

XP

  hoverman 17:13 05 May 2004

If your OS is XP, go to Control Panel and double click Add/Remove Programs. Scroll down the list and if Windows XP Hotfix KB35732 is there then you have the critical update required to protect against Sasser.

  baz\ 17:15 05 May 2004

I have called 835732

  baz\ 17:16 05 May 2004

Thanks peeps i think i have the update.

  hoverman 17:16 05 May 2004

Sorry mistyped - should be KB835732

  baz\ 17:18 05 May 2004

tanks.

  Stuartli 17:29 05 May 2004

KB represents Knowledge Base - if you enter 835732 into the search menu on the KB page it brings up the relevant information about the update, along with a download link.

I downloaded Q835732 on April 17th.

  hoverman 17:47 05 May 2004

Unless I have misunderstood you, I thought that since Windows XP Hotfix KB83572 is listed under Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel I do not need to download it since this has already been done via Windows Update.

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