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Known Issue Documented for MS06-049

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 4:13 pm on Friday, September 15, 2006

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

Firefox 1.5.0.7 Security and Stability Update

Filed under: Security — spiderwebwoman at 4:05 pm on Friday, September 15, 2006

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

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

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 8:36 pm on Wednesday, September 6, 2006

Microsoft Security Advisory (925059)Vulnerability in Word Could Allow Remote Code ExecutionPublished: September 6, 2006 Microsoft 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 […]

New version of MS06-042 (KB918899) under development

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 5:56 pm on Tuesday, August 15, 2006

From:  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/918899/EN-US/   A new version of security update 918899 is currently in development and will be released to all Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 customers by August 22, 2006. The new update will be available on the Microsoft Download Center and by using Windows Update. Customers who are using any version of […]

Problems with MS06-042 (KB918899) and web sites that use the HTTP 1.1 protocol and compression

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 7:04 pm on Friday, August 11, 2006

We’ve seen a number of reports since (Patch) Tuesday from folks running either Windows 2000 or Windows XP SP1 that IE is crashing when accessing certain sites, most notably PeopleSoft applications. It was (strongly) suspected that MS06-042 (KB918899) was causing the problem – for most people, uninstalling the patch made the problem go away. A […]

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for June, 2006

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 1:23 pm on Tuesday, June 13, 2006

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms06-jun.mspx

Tomorrow is Patch Tuesday – are you ready?

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 4:49 pm on Monday, June 12, 2006

The current count of patches to be released tomorrow by Microsoft is 12 – I think that’s a record.

If you need an (additional) incentive to apply Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-017, here it is

Filed under: FrontPage,FrontPage Server Extensions,Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 2:04 pm on Tuesday, May 16, 2006

In addition to fixing some security issues, MS06-017 has an extra bonus feature that will please FrontPage users that develop locally on IIS under Windows XP – it fixes the ‘Update All Pages” function for DWTs. Here’s the text from the KB article that came out last fall when the hotfix was released for Windows […]

Unix FrontPage Server Extensions Patch Released – MS06-017

Filed under: FrontPage,FrontPage Server Extensions,Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 1:38 pm on Thursday, May 4, 2006

FrontPage 2002 Server Extensions Release May 2, 2006Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-017 Vulnerability in Microsoft FrontPage Server Extensions Could Allow Cross-Site Scripting (917627) A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to remotely compromise your system using the FrontPage Server Extensions and gain control over it. It is recommended that you upgrade to […]

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-015 Updated: April 20, 2006

Filed under: Microsoft,Security — spiderwebwoman at 9:09 am on Friday, April 21, 2006

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS06-015.mspx Frequently asked questions (FAQ) related to this security update I’ve heard of issues with this security update. Does Microsoft plan to release a revised security update to address these issues? Microsoft has completed its initial investigation into issues involving old third party software that customers may have experienced after the installation of this security […]

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