KB950749 breaks RDP on DMZ servers

Discussion in 'Windows Update' started by Glenn St. John, May 17, 2008.

  1. We applied KB950749 to two Win 2003 std SP1 servers in our DMZ. After that
    we could not RDP to them even though they showed listening on 3389.
    Uninstalled the security update and now we can RDP to them no problem. Any
    Glenn St. John, May 17, 2008
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  2. See the section "How to obtain help and support for this security update" at

    Tip: Temporarily disable real-time protection by your anti-virus and/or
    anti-spyware applications (e.g., CounterSpy, Spysweeper, Spybot, AVG
    Anti-Spyware) and/or any third-party firewall (e.g., ZA) before attempting
    to install the update(s). If you disable a third-party firewall, do NOT
    connect to the internet without having the Windows Firewall enabled!

    Start a free Windows Update support incident request:

    Support for Windows Update:

    For home users, no-charge support is available by calling 1-866-PCSAFETY in
    the United States and in Canada or by contacting your local Microsoft
    subsidiary. There is no-charge for support calls that are associated with
    security updates. When you call, clearly state that your problem is related
    to a Security Update and cite the update's KB number (e.g., KB950749).

    For more information about how to contact your local Microsoft subsidiary
    for security update support issues, visit the International Support Web
    site: http://support.microsoft.com/common/international.aspx

    For enterprise customers, support for security updates is available through
    your usual support contacts.
    PA Bear [MS MVP], May 17, 2008
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