für den 08. April 2008 ist die Veröffentlichung nachfolgender Security Bulletins (geordnet nach Schweregrad) geplant.

Deutsche Infos findet Ihr unter http://www.microsoft.com/germany/tec.../ms08-apr.mspx (dt.)

Am Mittwoch, den 09. April 2008 um 20:00 Uhr (MEZ) führt Microsoft einen englischsprachigen Webcast durch, um Kundenfragen zu den neuen Bulletins zu beantworten. Bitte registrieret Euch bei Interesse unter: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/We...CountryCode=US

Informationen zu deutschsprachigen Webcasts von Microsoft TechNet findet Ihr hier: http://www.microsoft.com/germany/tec...s/default.mspx

What is the purpose of this alert?

As part of the monthly security bulletin release cycle, Microsoft provides advance notification to our customers on the number of new security updates being released, the products affected, the aggregate maximum severity and information about detection tools relevant to the update. This is intended to help our customers plan for the deployment of these security updates more effectively.

On 08 April Microsoft is planning to release eight new security bulletins. Below is a summary in order of severity.

New Bulletin Summary

Critical:

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 1
Maximum Severity Rating Critical
Impact of Vulnerability Remote Code Execution
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update does not require a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Office. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

[X]

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 2
Maximum Severity Rating Critical
Impact of Vulnerability Remote Code Execution
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update requires a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

[X]

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 3
Maximum Severity Rating Critical
Impact of Vulnerability Remote Code Execution
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update requires a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

[X]

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 4
Maximum Severity Rating Critical
Impact of Vulnerability Remote Code Execution
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update may require a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

[X]

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 5
Maximum Severity Rating Critical
Impact of Vulnerability Remote Code Execution
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update requires a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

Important:

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 6
Maximum Severity Rating Important
Impact of Vulnerability Spoofing
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update requires a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

[X]

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 7
Maximum Severity Rating Important
Impact of Vulnerability Elevation of Privilege
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update requires a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

[X]

Bulletin Identifier Microsoft Security Bulletin 8
Maximum Severity Rating Important
Impact of Vulnerability Remote Code Execution
Detection & Restart Req. Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer can detect whether your computer system requires this update. The update does not require a restart.
Affected Software Microsoft Office. For more information, see the Affected Software section of the Advance Notification Page at the web address below.

Although we do not anticipate any changes, the number of bulletins, products affected, restart information and severities are subject to change until released.

The full version of the Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for this month can be found here: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sec.../ms08-apr.mspx

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.

Monthly Security Bulletin Webcast: To address customer questions on these bulletins Microsoft will host a webcast next week Wednesday at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada). Registration for this event and other details can be found here:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sec...n/summary.mspx


At this time no additional information on these bulletins such as details regarding severity or details regarding the vulnerability will be made available until the bulletins are published on Tuesday.


Regarding Information Consistency

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