Small Business Susan

DNS patch and port conflicts

What are the port conflict issues that customers may encounter after installing this update?
DNS servers performing additional services that require static UDP ports within the port range that the DNS server allocates for its socket pool may experience port conflicts leading to service failures. For additional information, Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 953230 documents the currently known issues that customers may experience when they install this security update.
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What are the issues that SBS customers may encounter after installing this update?
Supported editions of Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2003 contain the same affected code as Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 and Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2. However, SBS systems may encounter service failures or may not work properly after installing the DNS server security update offered in this bulletin. For additional information, Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 953230 documents the currently known issues that customers may experience when they install this security update.
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What are the issues that perimeter firewalls and perimeter NAT devices may encounter after installing this update?
After installing the security update offered by this bulletin on a Windows-based computer, the DNS queries from that host across a firewall may no longer use random source ports. For additional information, Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 953230 documents the currently known issues that customers may experience when they install this security update.


Some services may not start or may not work correctly on a computer that is running Windows SBS after you install the DNS Server security update 953230 (MS08-037):
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956189/

DNS queries that are sent across a firewall do not use random source ports after you install security update 953230 (MS08-037):
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956190/

956188 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956188/ ) You experience issues with UDP-dependent network services after you install the DNS Server security update 953230 (MS08-037)