LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Blocked Application Content Available for Yahoomessenger.exe & Yupdate.exe 21-JAN-2009

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      LANDesk Security and Patch News  



      New blocked application content for yahoomessenger.exe and yupdate.exe are now available for download from the LANDesk global host servers.



      Description - yahoomessenger.exe is the executable for Yahoo! Messenger, a free instant messaging software from Yahoo! Inc.. It allows you to send and receive messages from online contacts. Other features include LAUNCHcast radio, Yahoo! Weather and Yahoo! Games. Disabling or enabling it is down to user preference.



      Description - Has been known to: cause faulting, suspected of virus, causing application error, boot or runtime errors, high cpu usage, or other problem with the processes.  


         New Vulnerabilities   

    ·          Vulnerability ID – DENY-yahoomessenger.xml

    ·        Vulnerability ID - DENY-yupdate.xml


         Changed Vulnerabilities   

    ·          Vulnerability ID – N/A


         New Patch Downloads   

    ·          N/A


         Where to Send Feedback   

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