Microsoft Fixes Record Number Of Vulnerabilities
Written by Daniel   
Wednesday, 10 June 2009 11:12
The company's June Patch Day included 10 security bulletins to fix 31 threats in Microsoft products.

By Thomas Claburn
InformationWeek
June 9, 2009 04:50 PM

Microsoft (NSDQ: MSFT) on Tuesday released a substantial set of software patches, addressing 31 vulnerabilities with 10 security bulletins.

That's the largest number of vulnerabilities fixed in a single day since the company began issuing regular patches on the second Tuesday of every month in October 2003. The company's June Patch Day includes six bulletins designated "critical," three "important," and one "moderate."

Affected software includes: Active Directory on Microsoft Windows 2000 Server and Windows Server 2003; Active Directory Application Mode when installed on Windows XP Professional and Windows Server 2003; Windows Print Spooler; Internet Explorer; Microsoft Office Word; Microsoft Office Excel; Microsoft Works Converters; Windows remote procedure call; Windows kernel; Microsoft Internet Information Services; and Windows Search. [Comments...]
 

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