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entry for Security Update for Windows XP (KB905414)
. This security update for Windows XP addresses a vulnerability in the Network Connection Manager that could allow denial of service.A denial of service vulnerability exists that could allow an attacker to send a specially crafted network packet to an affected system. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could cause the component responsible for managing network and remote access connections to stop responding. If the affected component is stopped due to an attack, it will automatically restart when new requests are received.