Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 9, 2010

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    Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 9, 2010

    Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 9, 2010
    Published: March 9 2010


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    Note: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security and http://www.microsoft.com/security are authoritative in all matters concerning Microsoft Security Bulletins! ANY e-mail, web board or newsgroup posting (including this one) should be verified by visiting these sites for official information. Microsoft never sends security or other updates as attachments. These updates must be downloaded from the microsoft.com download center or Windows Update. See the individual bulletins for details.

    Because some malicious messages attempt to masquerade as official Microsoft security notices, it is recommended that you physically type the URLs into your web browser and not click on the hyperlinks provided.


    Today Microsoft released the following Security Bulletin(s).

    Bulletin Summary:


    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms10-mar.mspx

    Critical (0)


    Important (2)


    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-017 - Important
    Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (980150)
    Published: March 09, 2010
    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-017.mspx


    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-016 - Important
    Vulnerability in Windows Movie Maker Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975561)
    Published: March 09, 2010
    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-016.mspx

    Moderate (0)





    Please note that Microsoft may release bulletins out side of this schedule if we determine the need to do so.

    If you have any questions regarding the patch or its implementation after reading the above listed bulletin you should contact Product Support Services in the United States at 1-866-PCSafety 1-866-727-2338. International customers should contact their local subsidiary.

    As always, download the updates only from the vendors website - visit Windows Update and Office Update or Microsoft Update websites. You may also get the updates thru Automatic Updates functionality in Windows system.

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    TechNet Webcast: Information About Microsoft March Security Bulletins (Level 200)
    Event ID: 1032427711


    Language(s): English.
    Product(s): Security.
    Audience(s): IT Generalist.


    Duration: 90 Minutes
    Start Date: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)




    Event Overview

    Join us for a brief overview of the technical details of the March security bulletins. We intend to address your concerns in this webcast, therefore, most of the webcast is devoted to attendees asking questions about the bulletins and getting answers from Microsoft security experts.

    Presenters: Jerry Bryant, Senior Security Program Manager Lead, Microsoft Corporation and Adrian Stone, Senior Security Program Manager Lead, Microsoft Corporation





    Register now for the March security bulletin webcast.
     
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    Severe

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    Microsoft Security Advisory (981374)
    Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution
    Published: March 09, 2010
    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/981374.mspx

    Revisions•
    V1.0 (March 9, 2010): Advisory published.


    Microsoft Security Advisory (973811)
    Extended Protection for Authentication
    Published: August 11, 2009 | Updated: March 09, 2010
    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/973811.mspx

    Revisions: •
    V1.0 (August 11, 2009): Advisory published.

    V1.1 (October 14, 2009): Updated the FAQ with information about a non-security update included in MS09-054 relating to WinINET.

    V1.2 (December 8, 2009): Updated the FAQ with information about three non-security updates relating to Windows HTTP Services, HTTP Protocol Stack, and Internet Information Services.

    V1.3 (March 9, 2010): Updated the FAQ to announce the rerelease of the update that enables Internet Information Services to opt in to Extended Protection for Authentication. For more information, see Known issues in Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 973917.
     
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    Microsoft Security Bulletin Major Revisions

    ********************************************************************
    Title: Microsoft Security Bulletin Major Revisions
    Issued: March 9, 2010
    ********************************************************************

    Summary
    =======
    The following bulletins have undergone a major revision increment.
    Please see the appropriate bulletin for more details.

    * MS09-033 - Important

    Bulletin Information:
    =====================

    * MS09-033 - Important

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms09-033.mspx

    - Reason for Revision: V2.0 (March 9, 2010): Rereleased this
    bulletin to add Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 to affected
    software. No other update packages are affected by this rerelease.
    - Originally posted: July 14, 2009
    - Updated: March 9, 2010
    - Bulletin Severity Rating: Important
    - Version: 2.0
     
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    MICROSOFT Out-Of-Band Security Bulletin(s) for March 30, 2010

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    Today Microsoft released the following Out-of-Band Security Bulletin(s).

    Note: www.microsoft.com/technet/security and www.microsoft.com/security are authoritative in all matters concerning Microsoft Security Bulletins! ANY e-mail, web board or newsgroup posting (including this one) should be verified by visiting these sites for official information. Microsoft never sends security or other updates as attachments. These updates must be downloaded from the microsoft.com download center or Windows Update. See the individual bulletins for details.

    Because some malicious messages attempt to masquerade as official Microsoft security notices, it is recommended that you physically type the URLs into your web browser and not click on the hyperlinks provided.

    Full Bulletin Summary:


    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms10-mar.mspx

    Critical (1)

    Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-018
    Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (980182)

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms10-018.mspx
     
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    Security Bulletin MS10-018 Released
    http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2010/03/30/security-bulletin-ms10-018-released.aspx
     
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