[MS Security Bulletin] Summary for March 2009 Issued: March 10, 2009

This bulletin summary lists security bulletins released for March 2009.


The full version of the Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for March 2009 can be found at
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms09-mar.mspx

With the release of the bulletins for March 2009, this bulletin summary replaces the bulletin advance notification originally issued on March 5, 2009. For more information about the bulletin advance notification service, see http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/advance.mspx

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Microsoft will host a webcast to address customer questions on these bulletins on Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada). Register for the March Security Bulletin Webcast at http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/summary.mspx.

Microsoft also provides information to help customers prioritize monthly security updates with any non-security, high-priority updates that are being released on the same day as the monthly security updates. Please see the section, Other Information.

Critical Security Bulletins
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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-006
  - Affected Software:
    - Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
    - Windows XP Service Pack 2 and
      Windows XP Service Pack 3
    - Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and
      Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 and
      Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition and
      Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 with SP1 for Itanium-based Systems and
      Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
    - Windows Vista and
      Windows Vista Service Pack 1
    - Windows Vista x64 Edition and
      Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1
    - Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems
      (Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
    - Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems
      (Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
    - Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems
    - Impact: Remote Code Execution
    - Version Number: 1.0

Important Security Bulletins
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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-007
  - Affected Software:
    - Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
    - Windows XP Service Pack 2 and
      Windows XP Service Pack 3
    - Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and
      Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 and
      Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition and
      Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 with SP1 for Itanium-based Systems and
      Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
    - Windows Vista and
      Windows Vista Service Pack 1
    - Windows Vista x64 Edition and
      Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1
    - Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems
      (Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
    - Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems
      (Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
    - Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems
    - Impact: Spoofing
    - Version Number: 1.0


Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-008
  - Affected Software:
    - Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Service Pack 4
    - Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 and
      Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition and
      Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
    - Windows Server 2003 with SP1 for Itanium-based Systems and
      Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
    - Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems
      (Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
    - Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems
      (Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
    - Impact: Spoofing
    - Version Number: 1.0

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Published Tuesday, March 10, 2009 4:53 PM by Cliff Hobbs - FAQShop.com and Microsoft MVP ConfigMgr/ SMS