LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft Patch Tuesday Release 13-May-2008

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    LANDesk Security and Patch News


    • (May 13, 2008) Microsoft released four security updates as part of Patch Tuesday. These updates address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft office suites, and other Microsoft software. The content can be downloaded from the LANDesk global host servers. Please visit the following page for more details:





    Additional Note:



                    MS08-029 is a detect only vulnerability definition. The reason for this is that Microsoft is providing these updates through the update capabiltiies of the affected products and not in a downloadable patch. In addition, we have experienced some technical difficulties in detecting the following products:


    • Standalone System Sweeper located in Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset 6.0

    • Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server

    • Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint

    • Microsoft Antigen for Exchange

    • Microsoft Antigen for SMTP Gateway


                   We will post an update once this has been resolved.



    New Content

    • Vulnerability ID: MS08-026


                   - Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (951207)


    • Vulnerability ID: MS08-027


    - Vulnerability in Microsoft Publisher Could Allow Remote Code Execution (951208)


    • Vulnerability ID: MS08-028


    - Vulnerability in Jet Database Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (950749)


    • Vulnerability ID: MS08-029


                   - Vulnerability in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Could Allow Denial of Service (952044)




    Changed Content

    • Malicious Software Removal Tool (Microsoft releases an updated version of this tool on the second Tuesday of each month, and as needed to respond to security incidents. You can run the tool from this Web page anytime or download it to your computer).


                   - Reason: Microsoft releases an updated version of this tool on the second Tuesday of each month, and as needed to respond to security incidents.


    • Vulnerability ID: MS08-009,MS07-024,MS08-012,MS07-037,MS04-014


                   - Reason: Adding the supercendence information.




    New Patch Downloads

    • office2000-kb950250-fullfile-enu.-YJG2A.exe

    • office2003-kb950241-fullfile-enu._dZhbA.exe

    • office2003-kb950625-fullfile-enu.-BFrEQ.exe

    • office2007-kb951808-fullfile-x86-glb._Cfhrg.exe

    • officexp-kb950243-fullfile-enu._AdRMg.exe

    • windows-kb890830-v1.41.-1inaA.exe windows-kb890830-x64-v1.41._NP4Tw.exe

    • windows2000-kb950749-x86-enu.-2fi8g.exe

    • windowsserver2003-kb950749-x86-enu.--XgYw.exe

    • windowsserver2003.windowsxp-kb950749-x64-enu.-0Efbg.exe

    • windowsserver2003.windowsxp-kb950749-x64-enu._jEfww.exe

    • windowsxp-kb950749-x86-enu._RnGSg.exe

    • word2007-kb950113-fullfile-x86-glb._ePTVQ.exe

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