LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB 980966 a Fix It Solution for 977165 03-MAR-20105

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    ·        (March 03, 2010) Microsoft has released KB980966 which is a Fix it solution that users can run to determine whether a computer is compatible with security update 977165. Microsoft released mpsyscheck tool (mpsyscheck.exe) to help determine if the host computer is compatible with MS10-015. This vulnerability is listed as detect only.

     

    When doing vulnerability scan on the managed clients, this vulnerability will run mpsyscheck tool (mpsyscheck.exe) and wait the running result. If the result equals to 0, it would be reported as not vulnerable and MS10-015 can be detected as the related patch and be repaired. If the result does not equal to 0, it would be reported as vulnerable and MS10-015 will be detected as the dependency and cannot be repaired. Please visit the following page for more details: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/980966

           

    New Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – 980966

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID – N/A

     

    New Patch Downloads

    ·         mpsyschk.exe

     

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