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August, 2008:

Major League Baseball Team “Hits It Out of the Park” with Infoblox Appliances for Essential Core Network S ervices

Major League Baseball Team Hits It Out of the Park with Infoblox Appliances for Essential Core Network Services

Infoblox Inc. today announced that Major League Baseball’s Arizona Diamondbacks have deployed Infoblox appliances for the delivery of core network services.

URL: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/InfobloxNewsFeed/~3/fshY7CYgw68/release.cfm

AntiVirus 2008

AntiVirus 2008

AntiVirus 2008 is a family of "rogue" antivirus software that will display false virus warnings. It creates popups and attempts to connect to a series of websites to make the user download additional malware and trick them into paying for the false services the applications provide. New variants of this family are as of this writing created continously.

URL: http://www.norman.com/Virus/Virus_descriptions/53471

Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits – 8/13/2008

Microsoft Security Advisory (953839): Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits – 8/13/2008

Revision Note: August 13, 2008: Updated to include links to HPs Advisories Advisory Summary:Microsoft is releasing a new set of ActiveX kill bits with this advisory.

URL: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/953839.mspx

Vulnerability in the ActiveX Control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access Could Allow Remote Code Execution – 8/12/2008

Microsoft Security Advisory (955179): Vulnerability in the ActiveX Control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access Could Allow Remote Code Execution – 8/12/2008

Revision Note: Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin. Advisory Summary:Microsoft has completed the investigation into a private report of this vulnerability. We have issued MS08-041 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS08-041. The vulnerability addressed is the Snapshot Viewer Arbitrary File Download Vulnerability – CVE-2008-2463.

URL: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/955179.mspx

Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) Blocked from Deploying Security Updates – 8/12/2008

Microsoft Security Advisory (954960): Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) Blocked from Deploying Security Updates – 8/12/2008

Revision Note: August 12, 2008: Added entry to the section, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Related to This Security Update to communicate that the re-release of the update to fix a known installation issue with Windows Server 2008 systems is now available via Microsoft Update. Advisory Summary:Microsoft has completed the investigation into public reports of a non-security issue that prevents the distribution of any updates deployed through Microsoft Windows Server Update Services 3.0 or Microsoft Windows Server Update Services 3.0 Service Pack 1 to client systems that have Microsoft Office 2003 installed in their environment. Microsoft confirmed those reports and has released an update to correct this issue under Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 954960. Microsoft encourages customers affected by this issue to review and install this update.

URL: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/954960.mspx

Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution – 8/12/2008

Microsoft Security Advisory (953635): Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution – 8/12/2008

Revision Note: Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin. Advisory Summary:Microsoft has completed the investigation into a public report of this vulnerability. We have issued MS08-042 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS08-042. The vulnerability addressed is the Word Record Parsing Vulnerability – CVE-2008-2244.

URL: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/953635.mspx