LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: LANDESK has Published an Update for MS16-045 14-APR-2016

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    LANDESK Security and Patch News


    Headlines

    ·        (April 15, 2016) LANDESK has published a version 2 definition for MS16-045 due to an update by Microsoft. This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if an authenticated attacker on a guest operating system runs a specially crafted application that causes the Hyper-V host operating system to execute arbitrary code. Customers who have not enabled the Hyper-V role are not affected.

    Update FAQ
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    I do not have Hyper-V enabled, why am I being offered this update?
    The vulnerable code exists in the affected software that is listed in the affected software table. As a defense-in-depth measure, and to ensure that systems are protected if Hyper-V is enabled, the update is applicable to all supported products and versions that contain the vulnerable code.

     

    https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms16-045



    New Vulnerabilities

    ·            Vulnerability ID – MS16-045v2_MSU


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – MS16-045_MSU

              (Added the replacement information. This vulnerability definition will remain available until (April 29, 2016), after that date it will be removed.)


    New Patch Downloads

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