Click here > http://download.zonealarm.com/bin/fr...cessIssue.html<hr>ZONEALARM SECURITY ADVISORY<div align="right">Severity: High
Workaround to Sudden Loss of Internet Access Problem
Date Published : 8 July 2008
Date Last Revised : 9 July 2008
Overview : Microsoft Update KB951748 is known to cause loss of internet access for ZoneAlarm users on Windows XP/2000. Windows Vista users are not affected.
Impact : Sudden loss of internet access
Platforms Affected : ZoneAlarm Free, ZoneAlarm Pro, ZoneAlarm AntiVirus, ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware, and ZoneAlarm Security Suite
Recommended Actions -
Download and install latest versions here:[*]ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite[*]ZoneAlarm Pro[*]ZoneAlarm Antivirus[*]ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware[*]ZoneAlarm Basic Firewall <ul>[/list]<ul>[/list][/list]
- or follow the directions below.
Option 1: Move Internet Zone slider to Medium[*]
- Navigate to the "ZoneAlarm Firewall" panel
- Click on the "Overview" tab
- Move the "Internet Zone" slider to medium
Option 2: Uninstall the hotfix
http://www2.nohold.net/noHoldCust542...h21.nohold.net<ul>[/list]<ul>[/list]<ul>[/list]<ul>[/list]<ul>[/list][/list]<hr>Disclaimer : The information in the advisory is believed to be accurate at the time of publishing based on currently available information. Use of the information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are no warranties with regard to this information. Neither the author nor the publisher accepts any liability for any direct, indirect, or consequential loss or damage arising from use of, or reliance on, this information.
- Click the "Start Menu"
- Click "Control Panel", or click "Settings" then "Control Panel"
- Click on "Add or Remove Programs"
- On the top of the add/remove programs dialog box, you should see a checkbox that says "show updates". Select this checkbox
- Scroll down until you see "Security update for Windows (KB951748)"
- Click "Remove" to uninstall the hotfix<hr>
<hr>Attention: ZA users who have not MS updated for 7-8-08/ July
as of yet; please temporarily refrain from doing so
until you understand the situation/ problem explained above > and then weigh your options.
I use "notify me of ms updates; but do not install" = not 'Automatic Updating' } Luckily for me I came to this forum first and became aware of this problem and will now > weigh my options available before MS updating. Please look thru the ZA forum boards for further
developments/ insights.<hr>:0NaiveMelody NYC 7-8-08 - What's Going On - Marvin Gaye
Message Edited by NaiveMelody on 07-10-2008 09:04 PM