Windows XP Service Pack 3 released

Windows XP Service Pack 3 Network Installation Package or Windows XP Service Pack 3 – ISO-9660 CD Image File

New features:
Black hole router detection – Ignores network routers that incorrectly drop certain kinds of network packets.
Network Access Protection – Allows Windows XP machines to interact with the NAP feature in Windows Server 2008.
Microsoft Kernel Mode Cryptographic Module – A new kernel module that “encapsulates several different cryptographic algorithms”.
Installing without needing a Product Key during Setup – Slipstreamed SP3 installs can proceed without entering a product key during Setup.
Credentials security service provider.
Descriptive security options control panel.
Enhanced security for Administrator and Service policy entries.

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