LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for December 2009

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    LANDesk Security and Patch News

     

    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   

     

     

    Headlines

    ·        (December 03, 2009) Microsoft has released the security bulletin advanced notification for December 2009. According to the notification there are six bulletins that are currently scheduled for release. These bulletins will address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office applications. Please visit the following page for more details:

    Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for December 2009

     

    New Vulnerabilities

    Bulletin ID

    Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact

    Restart Requirement

    Affected Software

    Bulletin 1

    Critical
    Remote Code Execution

    Requires restart

    Microsoft Windows

    Bulletin 3

    Critical
    Remote Code Execution

    May require restart

    Microsoft Office

    Bulletin 4

    Critical
    Remote Code Execution

    Requires restart

    Microsoft Windows
    Internet Explorer

    Bulletin 5

    Important
    Denial of Service

    Requires restart

    Microsoft Windows

    Bulletin 6

    Important
    Remote Code Execution

    Requires restart

    Microsoft Windows

    Bulletin 2

    Important
    Remote Code Execution

    Requires restart

    Microsoft Windows
    Microsoft Office

     

     

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