LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has released KB3009008 Fix it to Address a Vulnerability in SSL 3.0 20-NOV-2014

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    • (November 20, 2014) Microsoft has released KB3009008 Fix it for IT professionals to address a vulnerability in SSL 3.0. The security advisory contains additional security-related information. To view the security advisory, go to the following Microsoft website: 

            Please visit the following page for more details:


            LANDESK has discovered that there are some limitations that will be experienced when attempting to apply this patch. The detection will work as designed but when remediating and applying the patch we have determined that the patch requires higher privileges than the “System” account in order to install the patch. You can use the, “Run as administrator” configuration to properly apply the patch.

    Related Document: Repair Patches As Specific User or Run as Administrator


    There are two versions which have been released. The Microsoft released version which has the limitation listed above. The second version has the "_LD" appended to the vulnerability ID which is capable of addressing the privileges requirement and allows normal installation of the patch.


    New Vulnerabilities - Microsoft Release

    • Vulnerability ID – 3009008_Enable_FixIt
    • Vulnerability ID – 3009008_Disable_FixIt.


    New Vulnerabilities - LANDESK Modified Release

    • Vulnerability ID – 3009008_Enable_FixIt_LD
    • Vulnerability ID – 3009008_Disable_FixIt_LD


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    • microsoftfixit51024.msi
    • microsoftfixit51025.msi


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