Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification, for April 2006

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    Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification
    Updated: April 6, 2006

    On 11 April 2006 Microsoft is planning to release:

    Security Updates
    Four Microsoft Security Bulletin affecting Microsoft Windows.
    The highest Maximum Severity rating for these is Critical. Some of these updates will require a restart. These updates will be detectable using the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and the Enterprise Scan Tool. One of the updates will be a cumulative Internet Explorer update that addresses the publicly known "CreateTextRange" vulnerability.

    • One Microsoft Security Bulletin affecting Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows.
    The highest Maximum Severity rating for this is Moderate. These updates may require a restart. These updates will be detectable using the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and the Enterprise Scanning Tool.

    Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool• Microsoft will release an updated version of the Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool on Windows Update, Microsoft Update, Windows Server Update Services and the Download Center.
    Note that this tool will NOT be distributed using Software Update Services (SUS).

    Non-security High Priority updates on MU, WU, WSUS and SUS
    • Microsoft will not release any NON-SECURITY High-Priority Updates for Windows on Windows Update (WU) and Software Update Services (SUS).
    • Microsoft will release one NON-SECURITY High-Priority Updates on Microsoft Update (MU) and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/advance.mspx

    Microsoft will host a webcast next week to address customer questions on these bulletins. For more information on this webcast please see below:
    TechNet Webcast: Information About Microsoft April Security Bulletins (Level 200)
    Wednesday, 12 April 2006 11:00 AM (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
    http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032292804&Culture=en-US
     
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