Archive for September, 2006

Sep 26 2006

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-055 – Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution (925486)

Published by under Microsoft,Security

This update resolves a public vulnerability as well as additional issues discovered through internal investigations. The vulnerability is documented in the "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin.If a user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then […]

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Sep 21 2006

Thursday night TV

Published by under Miscellaneous

I am so glad I don't have to choose between The Office and Grey's Anatomy – being Tivo-less I just don't know what I would do.

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Sep 15 2006

FrontPage 2002 Server Extensions for Windows are available again – from Microsoft Support

The FrontPage Server Extensions 2002 web download is not available anymore from the Microsoft web sites. This is due to the fact that the mainstream support for FrontPage Server Extensions 2002 web download which follows the Office XP/FrontPage 2002 life cycle expired on 7/11/2006. The following article explains the timelines: http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/?p1=1902However, we understand that customers […]

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Sep 15 2006

Known Issue Documented for MS06-049

Published by under Microsoft,Security

http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/09/15/456646.aspx

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Sep 15 2006

Firefox 1.5.0.7 Security and Stability Update

Published by under Security

As part of Mozilla Corporation's ongoing stability and security update process, Firefox 1.5.0.7 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux for free download from getfirefox.com (http://www.getfirefox.com). The security fixes are listed here: http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#firefox1.5.0.7

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Sep 08 2006

Legal Precedent Set For Web Accessibility

Published by under Accessibility

Federal judge sustains discrimination claims against Target; precedent establishes that retailers must make their websites accessible to the blind under the ADA Berkeley, CA (September 7, 2006): A federal district court judge ruled yesterday that a retailer may be sued if its website is inaccessible to the blind.  The ruling was issued in a case […]

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Sep 06 2006

Microsoft Security Advisory (925059) Vulnerability in Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution

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Microsoft Security Advisory (925059)Vulnerability in Word Could Allow Remote Code ExecutionPublished: September 6, 2006Microsoft is investigating new public reports of limited “zero-day” attacks using a vulnerability in Microsoft Word 2000. In order for this attack to be carried out, a user must first open a malicious Word file attached to an e-mail or otherwise provided […]

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Sep 05 2006

Microsoft® Expression® Web (formerly Expression Web Designer) Beta 1 released today

Did you notice the name has changed? I wonder what that signifies? You can download the Beta 1 from the Expression Web web site (be sure to read the IMPORTANT! notes). If you want to reports bugs, create an account at Microsoft Connect: http://www.microsoft.com/products/expression/en/reportbug.aspxRemember – never install beta software on a production machine.Happy testing!!

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Sep 03 2006

MSDN Webcasts coming up for Microsoft Expression Web Designer

MSDN Webcast: Designing Standards-Based Web Sites with Expression Web Designer (Level 200)Monday, September 11, 20061:00 P.M.–2:00 P.M. Pacific TimeIn this session, we introduce you to the new Expression Web Designer tool, created to help professional designers collaborate with developers to build standards-based Web sites. Expression Web Designer provides full access to industry standards such as […]

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