Service Pack 2 for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista

The Service Pack 2 for Vista and Server 2008 is now open to all MSDN and TechNet subscribers. This is a preview on updates that addresses security HotFix List and these changes.

Everything is in this link: and  overall there are two things that I saw that needs attention before we install the SP2, one is the main pre-requisites: the SP1 and these KB’s: KB968279 and KB955430.

For more information you can look at the FAQ here and the  Things to know about Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 and Windows Vista Service Pack 2 here: (please fix the link on the TechNet site on Things to Know About SP2)


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I'm John and in the daytime I am the Chief Technology Officer of VFTS.NET - a consulting firm that specializes on development and deployment of business solutions created with .NET framework on Windows platform and Windows infrastructure projects. I am a core member of the Philippine Windows Users Group, a contributor at the Microsoft Philippines Community forums and I regularly conduct technical sessions as well as other Microsoft technology events. I am a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in the Cloud and Datacenter Management Technical Expertise but away from any keyboard I spend hours reading books, travel, explore, and being busy with my dog named Floppy.

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