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TechWeb: Win 2000 Server Contains Defect

Apr 01, 2000, 18:42 (15 Talkback[s])
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"A defect in Microsoft's Windows 2000 Server poses a potentially devastating threat to ISPs, point-of-sale systems and small to midsize businesses."

"The killer bug was identified by two independent sources. Upon a thorough examination of the product, the CRN Test Center has verified that the bug exists."

"The defect prohibits administrators from adding more than 51 IP addresses to a Windows 2000 server configured as a domain controller. Doing so stops the server from authenticating users and prevents the administrative tools from working."

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