December 2006 Monthly Security Bulletin Release


Hello, this is Christopher Budd.


 


I wanted to let you know that as part of our standard monthly bulletin release process we’ve released our security bulletins for December 2006.


 


·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-072)


·         maximum severity rating of Critical


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


·         Microsoft Visual Studios 2005 (MS06-073)


·         maximum severity rating of Critical


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-074)


·         maximum severity rating of Important


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-075)


·         maximum severity rating of Important


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-076)


·         maximum severity rating of Important


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-077)


·         maximum severity rating of Important


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


·         Microsoft Windows (MS06-078)


·         maximum severity rating of Critical


·         vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to remotely take complete control of an affected system.


 


I do want to note that we added a seventh update as part this release since we published the Advanced Notification last Thursday. We added MS06-078 which addresses two vulnerabilities in Windows Media Format, one of which we discussed in a posting last Thursday.


 


Finally a reminder that we’ll be doing our regular monthly Security Bulletin webcast on Wednesday, December 13, 2006 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada).


 


You can sign up for it here:
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032317233&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US


 


Thanks.


 


Christopher


 


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Comments (2)

  1. Anonymous says:

    It’s Patch Tuesday is what it is…. and you should have read Christopher’s Blog as a result… http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/12/12/december-2006-monthly-security-bulletin-release.aspx

  2. Anonymous says:

    I wanted to let you know that as part of our standard monthly bulletin release process weve released our security bulletins for December 2006.