September, 2008

  • Security Bulletin Webcast Questions & Answers - September 2008

    Hi, During this month’s webcast we were able to address 22 questions in the time allotted. The majority of the questions were regarding the GDI+ update (bulletin number MS08-052 ). We strongly recommend that you review the bulletin in detail for specific information regarding bulletins superseded by MS08-052, and affected products. Additionally, you will want to review the detection and deployment section to further understand how this update impacts your environment. Here is the link...
  • Monthly Security Bulletin Webcast Q&A – September, 2008

    Register now for the September 2008 Security Bulletin Webcast Security Bulletin Webcast Q&A Index Hosts: Christopher Budd, Security Response Communications Lead Adrian Stone, Lead Security Program Manager (MSRC) Website: TechNet/security Chat Topic: September 2008 Security Bulletin Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2008 Q: Are there any issues between Microsoft and Altiris that is delaying the availability of this month's bulletins? A: We are not aware of any issues. We...
  • September 2008 Monthly Bulletin Release

    I'm Simon, Release Manager in the MSRC. The September 2008 release contains 4 new bulletins, all with maximum severities of "Critical". MS08-052 Vulnerabilities in GDI+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (954593) MS08-053 Vulnerability in Windows Media Encoder 9 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (954156) MS08-054 Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (954154) MS08-055 Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (955047...
  • September 2008 Advanced Notification

    Hello, Bill here. I wanted to let you know that we just posted our Advance Notification for next week’s bulletin release which will occur on Tuesday, September 9, 2008 around 10 a.m. Pacific Standard Time. It is important to remember that while the information posted below is intended to help with your planning, because it is preliminary information, it is subject to change. As part of our regularly scheduled bulletin release, we’re currently planning to release: · Four Microsoft Security...