Monthly Archives: May 2004

The Korgo Family

W32.Korgo is a worm that spreads via the Internet by exploiting the LSASS vulnerability, as described in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011, in remote computers. This vulnerability is critical for Windows XP/2000 operating systems that are not properly updated.W32.Korgo listens to … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2003 Webcast Week

Register for Windows Server 2003 Webcast Week, June 1-4, 2004This series of webcasts, presented by Microsoft subject matter experts and partners, starts with an introduction to Windows Server 2003 followed by in-depth information on Group Policy, Active Directory, maintenance, administration, … Continue reading

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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-015

Vulnerability in Help and Support Center Could Allow Remote Code Execution (840374)SummaryImpact of Vulnerability: Remote Code ExecutionMaximum Severity Rating: ImportantRecommendation: Customers should install the update at the earliest opportunity.Caveats: Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 841996 documents a known issue that customers … Continue reading

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Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000 Service Pack 2

Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000 Service Pack 2 (SP2) provides the latest updates to ISA Server 2000 and provides an even higher level of security, reliability and stability to customers. Overview Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000 … Continue reading

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Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer V1.2

 As part of Microsoft’s Strategic Technology Protection Program, and in response to direct customer need for a streamlined method of identifying common security misconfigurations, Microsoft has developed the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA). MBSA Version 1.2 includes a graphical and … Continue reading

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Class Action Settlement for VirusScan version 3 and 4 users

A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit over McAfee VirusScan versions 3 and 4. If you are a U.S. resident and you bought a retail version of McAfee VirusScan version 3 or version 4, then you are … Continue reading

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The Antivirus Defense-in-Depth Guide

IntroductionAlthough many organizations have deployed antivirus software, malicious software such as computer viruses, worms, and Trojan horses continue to infect computer systems around the world. There is no single reason for this apparent contradiction, but the current situation indicates that … Continue reading

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ImageMap URL Spoof Vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer

Reported May 18, 2004, by Paul KurczabaVERSIONS AFFECTED Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 5.0 and 6.0 DESCRIPTIONA vulnerability in IE 5.0 and 6.0 could let a potential attacker spoof the URL displayed in the lower left corner of the IE window … Continue reading

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Enterprise Security Tools

Take advantage of tools designed to help your organization keep apprised of security risks, so you can react quickly and effectively to potential threats. Assess vulnerabilities and strengthen security with tools and technologies like the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) … Continue reading

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