Protocol Content Previews and Errata

Important updates for developers about the Windows and SQL Server Protocols Documents

10/29 – Errata added for [MS-ADTS]: Active Directory Technical Specification

In Section 2.2.9, Search Flags, information about confidential attributes and their interaction with certain flags has been added and in Section 3.1.1.2.3, Attributes, the section reference for Extended Access Checks has been corrected in the row for searchFlags. See https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt226583.aspx for details…. Read more

03/13: Errata added for [MS-ADTS]: Active Directory Technical Specification

Three changes at https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt226583.aspx In Sections 6.1.4.3, msDS-Behavior-Version: Domain NC Functional Level, and 6.1.4.4, msDS-Behavior-Version: Forest Functional Level, certain product names have been removed from the support lists for behavior levels DS_BEHAVIOR_WIN2000 through DS_BEHAVIOR_WIN2003. In Section 2.2.20.6 (formerly section 2.2.20.5), KEYCREDENTIALLINK_ENTRY Identifiers, the KeyUsage entry of the KEYCREDENTIALLINK_BLOB structure has been identified as required. In Section… Read more

08/24 – 20 Preview Documents Released for Windows Server Operating System

Preview versions of the 20 Windows Protocols documents listed below are now available at: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt784346.aspx [MS-ADTS]: Active Directory Technical Specification [MS-CMRP]: Failover Cluster: Management API (ClusAPI) Protocol [MS-CSVP]: Failover Cluster and Validation Protocol (ClusPrep) [MS-DHA]: Device Health Attestation Protocol [MS-DSCPM]: Desired State Configuration Pull Model Protocol [MS-FASP]: Firewall and Advanced Security Protocol [MS-LCID]: Windows Language Code… Read more

07/17 – Errata added for [MS-ADTS]: Active Directory Technical Specification

In various sections, added information about the msDS-ThreadStates rootDSE attribute, in support of [MSKB-4025334] Microsoft Corporation, “July 18, 2017 – KB4025334” (see https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/4025334): https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt226583.aspx… Read more

8/15 – Errata added for [MS-ADTS]: Active Directory Technical Specification

In two sections, added information that applies to the Active Directory implementation of VLV through Windows Server 2012 R2 without [MSKB-3106637] installed, or through Windows Server 2012 with [MSKB-3106637] installed: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt226583.aspx… Read more