Microsoft issues KB889527 update for Windows XP

Posted on Friday, August 05 2005 @ 3:18 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Install this update to prevent Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) packets from being dropped even though you have configured the Windows Firewall feature to allow ICMP packets. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

The fix can be downloaded here.

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