Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2009

Microsoft has dumped a whole bucket load of Patches this month, most of them have the potential to be devastating if exploited.

Critical Security Bulletins

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-043

– Affected Software:
– Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Office 2000 Web Components Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Office XP Web Components Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Office 2003 Web Components Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Office 2003 Web Components Service Pack 1 for the
2007 Microsoft Office System
– Microsoft Office Small Business Accounting 2006
– Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 Service Pack 1
– Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2004
Standard Edition Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2004
Enterprise Edition Service Pack 3
– Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006
Standard Edition Service Pack 1
– Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006
Enterprise Edition Service Pack 1
– Microsoft BizTalk Server 2002

– Impact: Remote Code Execution
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-044

– Affected Software:
– On Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4:
– RDP Version 5.0 (you must install KB958471 before KB958470)
– RDP Version 5.1 (out-of-box)
– RDP Version 5.2 (out-of-box)
– On Windows XP Service Pack 2:
– RDP Version 5.1
– RDP Version 5.2 (out-of-box)
– RDP Version 6.0 (out-of-box)
– RDP Version 6.1 (out-of-box)
– On Windows XP Service Pack 3:
– RDP Version 5.2 (out-of-box)
– RDP Version 6.1
– On Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2:
– RDP Version 5.2
– RDP Version 6.1 (out-of-box)
– On Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2:
– RDP Version 5.2
– RDP Version 6.0 (out-of-box)
– On Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2:
– RDP Version 5.2
– RDP Version 6.0 (out-of-box)
– On Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems:
– RDP Version 5.2
– On Windows Vista:
– RDP Version 6.0
– On Windows Vista Service Pack 1 and
Windows Vista Service Pack 2:
– RDP Version 6.1
– On Windows Vista x64 Edition:
– RDP Version 6.0
– On Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1 and
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2:
– RDP Version 6.1
– On Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected):
– RDP Version 6.1
– On Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected):
– RDP Version 6.1
– On Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2
– RDP Version 6.1
– Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac 2.0
(This upgrades Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac 2.0 to
Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac 2.0.1)

– Impact: Remote Code Execution
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-039

– Affected Software:
– Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Service Pack 4
– Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems

– Impact: Remote Code Execution
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-038

– Affected Software:
– Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
– Windows XP Service Pack 2 and
Windows XP Service Pack 3
– Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
– Windows Vista,
Windows Vista Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista Service Pack 2
– Windows Vista x64 Edition,
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2

– Impact: Remote Code Execution
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-037

– Affected Software:
– On Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4:
– Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 Service Pack 2
– Microsoft Outlook Express 6 Service Pack 1
– Windows Media Player 9
– Windows ATL Component
– DHTML Editing Component ActiveX Control
– On Windows XP Service Pack 2 and
Windows XP Service Pack 3:
– Microsoft Outlook Express 6
– Windows Media Player 9,
Windows Media Player 10, and
Windows Media Player 11
– Windows ATL Component
– DHTML Editing Component ActiveX Control
– Microsoft MSWebDVD ActiveX Control
– On Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2:
– Microsoft Outlook Express 6
– Windows Media Player 10 and
Windows Media Player 11
– Windows ATL Component
– DHTML Editing Component ActiveX Control
– Microsoft MSWebDVD ActiveX Control
– On Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2:
– Microsoft Outlook Express 6
– Windows Media Player 10
– Windows ATL Component
– DHTML Editing Component ActiveX Control
– Microsoft MSWebDVD ActiveX Control
– On Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2:
– Microsoft Outlook Express 6
– Windows Media Player 10
– Windows ATL Component
– DHTML Editing Component ActiveX Control
– Microsoft MSWebDVD ActiveX Control
– On Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems:
– Microsoft Outlook Express 6
– Windows ATL Component
– DHTML Editing Component ActiveX Control
– Microsoft MSWebDVD ActiveX Control
– On Windows Vista,
Windows Vista Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista Service Pack 2:
– Windows Media Player 11
– Windows ATL Component
– On Windows Vista x64 Edition,
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2:
– Windows Media Player 11
– Windows ATL Component
– On Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2:
– Windows Media Player 11
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected)
– Windows ATL Component
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
– On Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2:
– Windows Media Player 11
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected)
– Windows ATL Component
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2
– Windows ATL Component

– Impact: Remote Code Execution
– Version Number: 1.0

Important Security Bulletins

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-041

– Affected Software:
– Windows XP Service Pack 2 and
Windows XP Service Pack 3
– Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
– Windows Vista,
Windows Vista Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista Service Pack 2
– Windows Vista x64 Edition,
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2

– Impact: Elevation of Privilege
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-040

– Affected Software:
– Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
– Windows XP Service Pack 2
– Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
– Windows Vista
– Windows Vista x64 Edition

– Impact: Elevation of Privilege
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-036

– Affected Software:
– On Windows Vista and
Windows Vista Service Pack 1:
– Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1,
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2,
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, and
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1
– On Windows Vista x64 Edition and
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1:
– Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1,
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2,
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, and
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1
– On Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected):
– Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1,
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2,
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, and
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1
– On Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation not affected)
– Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1,
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2,
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, and
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1
– On Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems:
– Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 1,
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2,
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, and
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1

– Impact: Denial of Service
– Version Number: 1.0

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-042

– Affected Software:
– Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
– Windows XP Service Pack 2
– Windows XP Service Pack 3
– Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
– Windows Vista,
Windows Vista Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista Service Pack 2
– Windows Vista x64 Edition,
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1, and
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2
– Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
(Windows Server 2008 Server Core installation affected)
– Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems and
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2

– Impact: Remote Code Execution
– Version Number: 1.0

Other Information

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool:
Microsoft has released an updated version of the Microsoft Windows
Malicious Software Removal Tool on Windows Update, Microsoft Update,
Windows Server Update Services, and the Download Center.

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for August 2009