Windows XP SP2 Plugs Security Holes

By Jason Brooks  |  Posted 2004-08-23 Print this article Print

SP2's firewall, browser and system service modifications make it a worthwhile update, but the hefty service pack presents plenty of potential for application breakage.


As Editor in Chief of eWEEK Labs, Jason Brooks manages the Labs team and is responsible for eWEEK's print edition. Brooks joined eWEEK in 1999, and has covered wireless networking, office productivity suites, mobile devices, Windows, virtualization, and desktops and notebooks. Jason's coverage is currently focused on Linux and Unix operating systems, open-source software and licensing, cloud computing and Software as a Service. Follow Jason on Twitter at jasonbrooks, or reach him by email at

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