Hello, this is Christopher Budd.

 

I wanted to let you know that as part of our standard monthly bulletin release process we’ve released our security bulletins for December 2006.

 

·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-072)

·         maximum severity rating of Critical

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

·         Microsoft Visual Studios 2005 (MS06-073)

·         maximum severity rating of Critical

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-074)

·         maximum severity rating of Important

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-075)

·         maximum severity rating of Important

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-076)

·         maximum severity rating of Important

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-077)

·         maximum severity rating of Important

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-078)

·         maximum severity rating of Critical

·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.

 

I do want to note that we added a seventh update as part this release since we published the Advanced Notification last Thursday. We added MS06-078 which addresses two vulnerabilities in Windows Media Format, one of which we discussed in a posting last Thursday.

 

Finally a reminder that we’ll be doing our regular monthly Security Bulletin webcast on Wednesday, December 13, 2006 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada).

 

You can sign up for it here:
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032317233&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

 

Thanks.

 

Christopher

 

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