Sunday, June 19, 2016

How to use workaround solution to hardening Windows XP to against two critical vulnerability (MS16-063) and (MS16-077)?

The vulnerability background:

以黑客教主之名,TK 發現了 Windows 史上最大漏洞


1. Disable WINS/NetBT name resolution



2 Edit the hosts file to add the entry – wpad


3. Disable Windows Scripting Host ( WSH )

By using Symantec noscript (Download:




Or change the registry set the “Enabled” = 0 under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows Script Host\Settings (Refer:

Remark: It is highly recommend to upgrade your machine to Windows 7 or above (The Windows 10 free upgrade from 7/8.1 will be end at 29 July 2016 – Don’t miss it)


There are some useful material to hardening Windows XP to minimal the security risk on continuous using Windows XP


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