Microsoft has re-issued another security patch that it originally published in August over a bug that can corrupt users' files. The patch is the third that Microsoft has had to fix from its August set.
Version 2.0 of MS06-049, "Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Result in Elevation of Privilege," was posted on Tuesday, the same day that Microsoft issued an emergency out-of-cycle patch to fix a VML flaw in Internet Explorer...Microsoft warned that the original version could corrupt files on NTFS-formatted drives when using Windows compression...
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-049
Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Result in Elevation of Privilege (920958)
Updated: September 26, 2006
Affected Software: Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4