Windows XP SP2 Firewall Critical Update (886185)
High Nessus Plugin ID 15996
SynopsisThe remote host has a flaw that could allow access controls to be circumvented.
DescriptionThe remote version of Microsoft Windows XP SP2 lacks the critical security update 886185.
This update fixes a flaw that renders the SP2 firewall ineffective when the user connects to the internet using a dialup connection.
SolutionApply the latest Windows XP service pack or the patch referenced in KB886185.