LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released an Update to KB2616676 20-SEP-2011

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    • (September 20, 2011) Microsoft has updated some information regarding KB2616676. This KB provides a link to Microsoft Security Advisory (2616676) that addresses an issue with fraudulent digital certificates could allow spoofing. Please visit the following page for more details: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2616676

     

    • Why was this advisory revised September 19, 2011?
      Microsoft revised this advisory to announce the rerelease of the KB2616676 update. The rerelease is now cumulative and addresses a known issue described in Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 2616676 where the original KB2616676 update, on supported editions of Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 only, did not contain the digital certificates included in the KB2607712 and KB2524375 updates.

     

    Customers of supported editions of Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 should apply the rereleased version of the KB2616676 update to be protected against the use of the fraudulent certificates as specified in this advisory. Customers of supported editions of Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Server 2008 R2 are not affected by this rerelease.

     

     

           

    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2616676v2

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – 2616676 (Added the replacement information. This vulnerability definition will remain available until 10/04/2011 after that date it will be removed.)

     

    New Patch Downloads

    • windowsxp-kb2616676-v2-x86-enu.exe
    • windowsserver2003.windowsxp-kb2616676-v2-x64-enu.exe
    • windowsserver2003-kb2616676-v2-x86-enu.exe

     

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