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Windows XP SP3

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Free Freeware
Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Jun 15, 2012
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Windows XP SP3 Review

Windows XP SP3 is a freeware pack updater app filed under components and made available by Microsoft for Windows.

The review for Windows XP SP3 has not been completed yet, but it was tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.

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Windows XP SP3 has been picked by our editors as very good.
Windows XP SP3 has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Windows XP SP3 1.0 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

Publisher's Description

A much-needed update for Windows XP users:

Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) contains major security improvements designed to provide better protection against hackers, viruses, and worms. Windows XP SP3 also improves the manageability of the security features in Windows XP and provides more and better information to help users make decisions that may potentially affect their security and privacy. Microsoft strongly urges customers with Windows XP and Windows XP Service Pack 1-based systems to update to Windows XP SP3 as soon as possible.

Windows XP SP3 features and highlights:
  • Turns black hole router detection on by default
  • Support for SHA-2 signatures in X.509 certificates
  • Network Access Protection client
  • Group Policy support for IEEE 802.1X authentication for wired network adapters
  • Credential Security Support Provider
  • Descriptive Security options in Group Policy/Local Security Policy user interface
  • An updated version of the Microsoft Enhanced Cryptographic Provider Module (RSAENH) that is FIPS 140-2 certified (SHA-256, SHA-384 and SHA-512 algorithms)
  • Installing without requiring a product key during setup for retail and OEM versions

Windows XP SP 3 is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from components without restrictions. Windows XP SP 3 1.0 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This pack updater software is filed under:
  • Windows XP SP3 Download
  • Freeware Components
  • Free Software Download

Compatibility with this pack updater software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Microsoft.

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