December 12, 2006

Today
Microsoft released the following Security Bulletin(s).

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December
Bulletin Summary


Critical
(3)

MS06-072
– Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (925454)
MS06-073
– Vulnerability in Visual Studio 2005 Could Allow Remote Code
Execution (925674)
MS06-078
– Vulnerability in Windows Media Format Could Allow Remote
Code Execution (923689)

Important
(4)

MS06-074
– Vulnerability in SNMP Could Allow Remote Code Execution
(926247)
MS06-075
– Vulnerability in Windows Could Allow Elevation of Privilege
(926255)
MS06-076
– Cumulative Security Update for Outlook Express (923694)
MS06-077
– Vulnerability in Remote Installation Service Could Allow
Remote Code Execution (926121)