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Yes.....This Security Topic is hot. I attended many seminar from Microsoft and showing how damagerous it is and how careless we are in the past. However, I found out, most of my MCAD/MCSE students are not knowing this issue. And so.....Lucky that MSDN Magazine is talking about this in the currect Issue in Sept-2004.
Hurry go and read about it, get ready to change your code and your design from now on.
As WinXP SP2 is going to be released and it change a lot to your Windows XP by applying a lot of security. These including These technologies include:
Read from Windows & .NET Magazine and know that finally WinXP SP2 is going to be released. It is Build 2180. For MSDN Subscriber could be able to download soon. However, for this week, Only English and German version. Early next week Japanese version will be there too. And lately next week, you may found in the Windows Update(When is the Traditional Chinese version????). This SP2 will be including .NET Framework v1.1 Runtime Library and its size will be 272Mb(Good news as it is now only optional to download the .NET Framework Runtime Library).
However, From MVP Private newsgroup, I heard that there will be Build 2812 or 2813.....Well, Don't know where/how they got the news, you may found it out once you have installed it.