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September, 2011

  • WSUS documentation library updates for August

    Just a quick heads up that we posted a couple minor doc updates for WSUS over in TechNet today: ===== Today our last wave of updates for this month just went live, here are those (both related to WSUS): - Configure the network connections: the update...
  • More on Microsoft’s response to the DigiNotar compromise

    Microsoft’s investigation into the scope and impact of the DigiNotar compromise has continued over the holiday weekend. We’ve now confirmed that spoofed certificates for *.microsoft.com and *.windowsupdate.com are among those issued by the...
  • Advanced Notification for the September 2011 Bulletin Release

    Hello everyone, As we do each month, we're providing advanced notification on the release of five Important security bulletins to help protect customers using Microsoft Windows and Office. As usual, the bulletin release is scheduled for the second...
  • Q&A from the September 2011 Security Bulletin Webcast

    Hello, Today we published the September Security Bulletin Webcast Questions & Answers page . We fielded 15 questions primarily regarding the Diginotar Certificate compromise and the associated Security Advisory. There was one question that we were...
  • Cumulative non-security update protects from fraudulent certificates

    Today, Microsoft re-released KB2616676 non-security update for customers using Microsoft Windows XP and Windows Server 2003, which addresses an issue described in the “known issues” section of KB2616676. Customers who have enabled automatic...
  • Microsoft updates Security Advisory 2607712

    Today we’re updating Security Advisory 2607712 , to announce that based on our investigation, we’ve deemed all DigiNotar certificates to be untrustworthy and have moved them to the Untrusted Certificate Store. Additionally, we have extended...
  • More on DigiNotar Certificates, and September Bulletins

    In an effort to protect customers, last week we released Security Advisory 2607712 along with a non-security update to add fraudulent DigiNotar certificates to the Windows Untrusted Certificate Store. Today, we are releasing another update (2616676),...
  • Microsoft releases Security Advisory 2588513

    Hello. Today we released Security Advisory 2588513 , addressing an information-disclosure issue in SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) 3.0 and TLS (Transport Layer Security) 1.0 to provide guidance for customers. This is an industry-wide issue with limited impact...