The October Microsoft security bulletin is now posted and includes 13 separate bulletin IDs, including: MS09-050, MS09-051, MS09-052, MS09-053, MS09-054, MS09-055, MS09-056, MS09-057, MS09-058, MS09-059, MS09-060, MS09-061, & MS09-062. Here is a brief overview of each of these, as well as information on the maximum severity rating/vulnerability impact, restart requirement, and affected software (you can get more detailed info on any of these by clicking on the Bulletin ID number):
Bulletin Title and Executive Summary
Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability Impact
Vulnerabilities in SMBv2 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975517)
Critical Remote Code Execution
Vulnerabilities in Windows Media Runtime Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975682)
May require restart
Vulnerability in Windows Media Player Could Allow Remote Code Execution (974112)
Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (974455)
Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer
Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits (973525)
Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Active Template Library (ATL) ActiveX Controls for Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (973965)
Vulnerabilities in the Microsoft .NET Common Language Runtime Could Allow Remote Code Execution (974378)
Microsoft Windows, Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Silverlight
Vulnerabilities in GDI+ Could Allow Remote Code Execution (957488)
Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Office, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Developer Tools, Microsoft Forefront
Vulnerabilities in FTP Service for Internet Information Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975254)
Important Remote Code Execution
Vulnerabilities in Windows CryptoAPI Could Allow Spoofing (974571)
Vulnerability in Indexing Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (969059)
Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (971486)
Important Elevation of Privilege
Vulnerability in Local Security Authority Subsystem Service Could Allow Denial of Service (975467)
Important Denial of Service
You can view the entire Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for October HERE. Tomorrow, we will be hosting the October security bulletin webcast where we will be covering the items included in this bulletin. You can register now for the October security bulletin webcast and join us for this webcast tomorrow. Here are some other sources of information you should also be aware of:
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I wonder if you can help out or advice who to contact.
I'm experiencing the problem with installing Office patches (Office 2003 SP3: KB972580 and Office 2007 SP1&SP2: KB972581 on my laptops.
I have required Service packs of office and still getting "Expected version of product is not found"
Thank you in advance
@Marina - I would suggest utilizing the Microsoft Partner Technical Communities, specifically the Office one, at: https://partner.microsoft.com/global/40014662
Thank you for the advice!