Attention Partners:

On Thursday, January 5, Microsoft released a new security bulletin and patch for the following critical vulnerability:

MS06-001 Microsoft Windows Remote Code Execution

We want to ensure our partners are aware of the available resources for addressing this vulnerability. We encourage you to secure your own systems first, then reach out to support your customers.

The latest security information from Microsoft is always available at

Summaries for this new bulletin may be found at the following pages:

Microsoft will host a Webcast on Friday, January 6 at 11am Pacific time to address customer questions on these bulletins.

If you are unable to join us live, the on-demand version of the webcast will be available approximately 24 hours afterward at:


Eric Ligman
Microsoft US Senior Manager
Small Business Community Engagement
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