LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft Zero-Day Exploit for Internet Explorer - Security Advisory 977981 24-NOV-2009

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    Update

     

    (December 08, 2009) Microsoft has released as part of its Patch Tuesday MS09-072 (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms09-072.mspx) which fixes this issue.

     

    The Patch Tuesday security bulletins are available for download from the LANDesk Global Host servers.

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-7376

     

     

     

     

    Update

     

    (December 04, 2009) Microsoft will include the fix for the zero-day exploit for Internet Explorer. See the following excerpt and link below from Microsoft:

     

    We want to make customers aware that we will be addressing the vulnerability discussed in Security Advisory 977981 in the IE bulletin on Tuesday. We know that customers are concerned about this issue and we are also aware that Proof of Concept (PoC) code is available publicly. 

     

    http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2009/12/03/december-2009-bulletin-release-advance-notification.aspx

     

     

     

    Update

     

    ·       (November 30, 2009) LANDesk content for this Fix it solution from Microsoft is available for download from the LANDesk global host servers.

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-7310

     

     

    Headlines

     

    ·       (November 24, 2009) Microsoft has released a Security Advisory concerning a zero-day exploit in Internet Explorer. The advisory provides information about affected products and workarounds to help mitigate the issue. LANDesk will monitor this advisory for latest developments and will provide vulnerability definition content  if a Fix-It patch is released or if/when an out-of-cycle patch is released. See the following link for more details:

     

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/977981.mspx

     

     

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