LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB 957187 To Address Printer Driver Issues with OpenType Fonts 16-MAR-2011

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    • (March16, 2011) Microsoft has released KB957187. This KB fixes a problem that occurs on computers that use some OpenType fonts that are provided by printer drivers. Microsoft does not provide the official download URL for 957187, so please follow below steps to download the patch manually.

     

    Steps to download the patch:

         1. Go to http://support.microsoft.com/hotfix/KBHotfix.aspx?kbnum=957187&kbln=en-us;

     

         2. Click the "Show hotfixes for all platforms and languages (63)" link to show all patches;

     

         3. Check English patches for 957187;

     

         4. Enter your email address under "Provide us with your e-mail address, type the characters you see in the picture, and then click Request hotfix.";

     

         5. You will receive an e-mail with the zipped patch download URLs and the passwords for unzipping the zipped patches;

     

         6. Download the zipped patches;

     

         7. Unzip these files with the passwords in the above email and put them into the folder on the LDMS core that you store the patches in.

     

     

     

           

    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 957187_Manual

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A

     

    New Patch Downloads

    • windowsserver2003-kb957187-x86-enu.exe
    • windowsserver2003.windowsxp-kb957187-x64-enu.exe

     

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