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Alert (TA09-041A)

Microsoft Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 10, 2009 | Last revised: January 24, 2013

Systems Affected

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Office Visio
  • Microsoft Exchange and SQL Server

Overview

Microsoft has released updates that address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows and Windows Server.

Description

As part of the Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for February 2009, Microsoft released updates to address vulnerabilities that affect Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Exchange Server, SQL Server, Office, and other related components.

Impact

A remote, unauthenticated attacker could gain elevated privileges, execute arbitrary code or cause a vulnerable application to crash.

Solution

Microsoft has provided updates for these vulnerabilities in the Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for February 2009. The security bulletin describes any known issues related to the updates. Administrators are encouraged to note these issues and test for any potentially adverse effects. Administrators should consider using an automated update distribution system such as Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).
 

References

Revisions

  • February 10, 2009: Initial release

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