LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB973917 Which is an Update for IIS 15-JAN-2010(re-released)

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    ****Warning**** Many customers have reported having multiple issues with IIS after installing this patch.  The issues seem to be limited to internet Information services 6.0 at this point. LANDesk strongly recommends reading the following article from Microsoft before deploying this patch. Internet Information Services 6.0 may not function correctly after installing KB973917







    ·        (Originally released on December 11, 2009) Microsoft has released KB973917 which is a non-security update which implements Extended Protection for Authentication in Internet Information Services (IIS). Please visit the following page for more details;


    New Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – 973917


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – N/A


    New Patch Downloads

    ·         windowsserver2003-kb973917-x86-enu.-jg8aa.exe

    ·         windowsserver2003.windowsxp-kb973917-x64-enu.-5liag.exe


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