December 2010 cumulative time zone update for Windows operating systems

Symptoms
The update that this article describes changes the time zone data to accommodate daylight saving time (DST) changes in several countries. This update also includes other DST-related changes, time zone-related changes, and settings-related changes. Some of these changes have occurred since the products that are listed in the “Applies to” section were originally released.
The update that this article describes is a cumulative update rollup that includes all the changes that were previously released in Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles 928388, 929120, 933360, 942763, 951072, 955839, 970653, 976098, 981793 and 2158563.
For more information about how DST changes may affect other Microsoft products, visit the following Microsoft Web site:http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cp_dst
(http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cp_dst)
For more information about how daylight saving time changes may affect other Microsoft products, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
914387
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/914387/)How to configure daylight saving time for Microsoft Windows operating systems
NoteWhen you apply this update, you may receive the following message:
Update cannot be installed as a newer or same time zone update has already been installed on the system.
This message indicates that you have already applied the correct update or that Windows Updates or Microsoft Update has automatically installed this update. No additional action is required to update the Windows operating system.

Resolution
Windows XP
PrerequisitesYou must have one of the following operating systemsinstalled to apply this update.Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322389/)How to obtain the latest Windows XP service packRestart requirementYou may need to restart the computer after you apply this update.Update replacement informationNote You can install this cumulative update rollup even after you have installed any of the following previously-released updates. This update replaces the following update:
2158563
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2158563/) September 2010 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems
Windows Server 2003
PrerequisitesYou must have Windows Server 2003 SP2 installed to apply this update.For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889100
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/889100/)How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003Restart requirementYou may need to restart the computer after you apply this update.Update replacement informationNote You can install this cumulative update rollup even after you have installed any of the following previously-released updates. This update replaces the following update:
2158563
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2158563/) September 2010 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems
Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008
Prerequisites
You must have one of the following operation systems installed to apply this update.Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 1Restart requirementYou may need to restart the computer after you apply this update.Update replacement informationNote You can install this cumulative update rollup even after you have installed any of the following previously-released updates. This update replaces the following update:
2158563
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2158563/) September 2010 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems
Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2
PrerequisitesNo prerequisites are required to apply this update.Restart requirementYou may need to restart the computer after you apply this update.Update replacement informationNote You can install this cumulative update rollup even after you have installed any of the following previously-released updates. This update replaces the following update:
2158563
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2158563/) September 2010 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems

Windows Backup does not back up to CD-R, CD-RW, or DVD-R devices

Symptoms
When you select a backup media device in Backup (Ntbackup.exe), you cannot select a CD-R (compact disc recordable), CD-RW (compact disc rewritable), or DVD-R (digital video disc recordable) device.
Resolution
This issue occurs because Removable Storage Management does not recognize CD-R, CD-RW, or DVD-R devices as backup pool media, even though you can add these media types in Removable Storage Management. Ntbackup.exe therefore does not support backup to these devices.

Information about Event ID 51

Symptoms
When you write information to the physical disk, the following event message may be logged in the System log:

Event ID: 51
Event Type: Warning
Event Source: Disk
Description: An error was detected on device \Device\Harddisk3\DR3 during a paging operation.
Data:
0000: 04 00 22 00 01 00 72 00
0008: 00 00 00 00 33 00 04 80
0010: 2d 01 00 00 00 00 00 00
0018: 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00
0020: 00 52 ea 04 15 00 00 00
0028: 01 00 00 00 04 00 00 00
0030: 03 00 00 00 2a 00 00 00
0038: 02 84 00 00 00 29 06 00
0040: 2a 60 0a 82 75 29 00 00
0048: 80 00 Note The device in the description and the specific hexadecimal data may vary. 
Resolution
If a generic error occurs when your computer pages information to or from the disk, an Event ID 51 event message is logged. In a paging operation, the operating system either swaps a page of memory from memory to disk or retrieves a page of memory from disk to memory. It is part of the memory management of Microsoft Windows.
However, the computer may log this event message when it loads images from a storage device, reads and writes to locally mapped files or to any file (as long as it is buffered I/O). The computer does not log this event message when it performs nonbuffered I/O. You can troubleshoot an Event ID 51 event message exactly like you troubleshoot Event ID 9 or Event ID 11 event messages.  
Under certain circumstances, the system logs the following Event ID 51 event message:

An error was detected on device \Device\DeviceName during a paging operation
In this case, no harmful effects are experienced. For example, Event ID 51 is logged when blank media such as CDR, CDRW, DVDR, and so on, is inserted into a writable drive while a USB device is plugged in. The system logs the event even though the disc is writable, and the USB device is still usable. In these particular cases, you can safely ignore the log entries, and no additional action is required. 
Note  On Windows XP and Windows Server 2003, the DeviceName may be truncated because of the size limitation of the event log entry. As a result, the displayed harddisk number, or the device object name itself may be incorrect. This is because a large amount of information is stored in the data section, which reduces the space that is available for the “DeviceName.” In this case, you can find the appropriate device by looking at the destination disk data that is stored in the data section. For more information, see the “How to decode the data section of an Event ID 51 event message” section. 
On Windows Vista and later Windows operating systems, the event log entry size has been increased, and DeviceName is not truncated.For more information, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
154690
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/154690/) How to troubleshoot event ID 9, event ID 11, and event ID 15 error messages
259237
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/259237/) Troubleshooting event ID 9, 11, and 15 on Cluster Servers You can use the binary data that is associated with any “DISK” error (Event ID 7, 9, 11, 51, and other Event IDs) to help you identify the problem by decoding the data section.  For more information about how to decode the data section, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
182335
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/182335/) Format of event log data created by ScsiPortLogError

Lsass.exe process crashes on a Windows Server 2008 SP2-based computer that has the AD LDS role installed

Symptoms
Assume that you install the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) role on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2). In this situation, the Lsass.exe process crashes and causes the computer to restart. Additionally, after this issue occurs, the following events are logged in the Application log: 
Log Name: Application
Source: Application Error
Event ID: 1000
Description: Faulting application lsass.exe, version 6.0.6001.18272, time stamp time stamp, faulting module wdigest.dll, version 6.0.6001.18272, time stamp time stamp, exception code 0xc0000005
Log Name: Application
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Wininit
Event ID: 1015
Level: Error
Description: A critical system process, C:\Windows\system32\lsass.exe, failed with status code c0000005. The machine must now be restarted. A critical system process, C:\Windows\system32\lsass.exe, failed with status code 255. The machine must now be restarted.
Resolution
This issue occurs because of an incorrect status check for a remote procedure call (RPC). Therefore, the Lsass.exe process crashes.

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