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Microsoft Releases Advance Notification for May Security Bulletin

May 9th, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Microsoft has issued a Security Bulletin Advance Notification indicating that the May release cycle will contain one bulletin with a maximum severity rating of Critical. The notification states that the Critical bulletin is for Microsoft PowerPoint. The release is scheduled for Tuesday, May 12.

DarkFiber Consulting will provide additional information as it becomes available.

Microsoft Revised Security Bulletin MS08-051

August 25th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Microsoft has revised Security Bulletin MS08-051, which addresses vulnerabilities in Microsoft PowerPoint. This revision describes a rerelease of the standalone update package for Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003.

According to Microsoft, users who applied the update provided through Microsoft Update or Office Update do not need to take further action. Users who installed the original standalone update should apply the updated package as described in the revised Microsoft Security Bulletin.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft Security Bulletin MS08-051 and apply or reapply any necessary updates.