Update on MS08-067 and Microsoft Security Advisory 958963

Hi, this is Christopher Budd. As we go into the weekend I wanted to take a moment and give you an update on the latest information around MS08-067 and Microsoft Security Advisory 958963. Essentially there is no new information to report. We’ve seen no significant changes in the threat landscape since our posting of Microsoft…

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Microsoft Security Advisory 958963

Hey folks, Mike Reavey here, It’s been almost five days since we originally released MS08-067, and our tracking shows that security deployments remain strong.   We’re also still unaware of any application compatibility issues with this update. Like we’ve said, we’re continuing to watch the threat environment. Yesterday, we said that our analysis of public exploit…

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Out-Of-Band Security Bulletin Webcast Questions and Answers – MS08-067

Hi,   On Thursday, October 23, 2008, Microsoft released an Out-Of-Band Security Bulletin (MS08-067). To meet the customer demand for information relating to this release, Microsoft conducted three customer webcasts. Two of these webcasts were conducted on Thursday, October 23rd and the other on Friday, October 24th. The link below will direct you to a…

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Microsoft out-of-band Security Bulletin (MS08-067) Webcast Q&A

Register now for the November 2008 Security Bulletin Webcast Security Bulletin Webcast Q&A Index Hosts:             Christopher Budd, Security Response Communications Lead                          Adrian Stone, Lead Security Program Manager (MSRC) Website:          TechNet/security Chat Topic:      Microsoft out-of-band Security Bulletin (MS08-067) TechNet Webcast Date:                Thursday, October 23, 2008 and Friday, October 24, 2008   Note: The…

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Update on MS08-067

Hello everyone,   This is Christopher Budd once again. As I said in my last post, we aren’t done when we release an update. Our response teams are constantly watching the situation around the world to understand as much as possible what’s going on with things like the threat environment and the state of security…

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Additional Microsoft Security Bulletin Webcasts and Information Available for MS08-067

Hi All,   Mike Reavey, here.  Just wanted to let you know that based on customer feedback, we have set up two additional Security Bulletin Webcasts related to this out–of-band release.  Details are below:   ·        For the Thursday, 10/23/08, 5:00 PM Webcast, customers can register at: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032394183&Culture=en-US   ·        For the Friday, 10/24/08, 11:00 AM Webcast,…

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MS08-067 Released

Hi, This is Christopher Budd. Following up on my post from last night, I wanted to let you know that we’ve released MS08-067 today. This security update resolves a vulnerability in the Server service that affects all currently supported versions of Windows. Windows XP and older versions are rated as “Critical” while Windows Vista and…

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Advance Notification for Out-of-Band Release

Hello this is Christopher Budd, I wanted to let you know that we’ve just posted an Advance Notification for an out-of-band bulletin release.  We plan to release one Windows security bulletin with a maximum severity of Critical; scheduled for a target time of 10:00 a.m. PT on Thursday Oct. 23, 2008. A restart will be…

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Monthly Security Bulletin Webcast Q&A – October, 2008

Register now for the Novemberr 2008 Security Bulletin Webcast Security Bulletin Webcast Q&A Index   Hosts:                   Christopher Budd, Security Response Communications Lead                                 Adrian Stone, Lead Security Program Manager (MSRC) Website:             TechNet/security Chat Topic:         October 2008 Security BulletinDate:                     Wednesday, October 15, 2008     Q: What is the difference between Microsoft Update and…

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Security Bulletin Webcast Questions and Answers – October 2008

Hi,   During this month’s webcast we were able to address 18 questions in the time allotted. The questions were spread fairly evenly across all bulletins, as well as the Exploitability Index that was released for the first time with this Bulletin Release Cycle.    Here is the link to the full Q&A so you…

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