LANDesk® Security Review for the Week Ending September 26, 2008

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    LANDesk® Security Review for the Week Ending September 26, 2008

    LANDesk® Patch Manager and Security Suite ("LDSS") provide customers with the latest security and application patches and updates for the most utilized software in your business. Maintaining a safe and secure environment helps to avoid downtime that will affect employees and productivity. The following items are the patch and update highlights from this past week.

    Windows Content

    Vulnerability Definitions - This week was highlighted by Firefox updates for both Firefox 2 and Firefox 3. Customers are strongly encouraged to update the latest versions in order to take advantage of the fixes that have been added. There were also several Microsoft updates that were published.

     

     

     

     

    Mac Content

    Vulnerability Definitions

    Linux Content

    Vulnerability Definitions

    HPUX: 1 vulnerability

    V_INTL_PHSS_38284

    RedHat: 2 vulnerabilities

    V_INTL_RHSA-2008-0812

    V_INTL_RHSA-2008-0893

    Solaris: 3 vulnerabilities

    V_INTL_110903

    V_INTL_124519

    V_INTL_124520

    Spyware Updates

    Definitions

     

     

    Antivirus Updates

    Definitions

     

     

    LANDesk® Tips

    Getting help from the LANDesk experts for LANDesk Security and Patch Manager

    • The Community.LANDesk.com site is a great place to get expert advice from the LANDesk user community as well as LANDesk engineers. This week we highlight a recent tip from one of our experienced LANDesk support engineers, Paul Hoffman. He helps a user who is running into some incorrect patch information.

    Security News

    Mozilla updates Firefox 2 and Firefox 3 but there will be another fix soon - maybe next week.

     

    Where to Send Feedback

    At LANDesk, we are constantly striving to improve our products and services and hope you find these changes reflective of our ongoing commitment to listen to you-our partners and customers-in providing the best possible solutions to meet your needs now and in the future. Please continue to provide feedback by contacting our local support organization.

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