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Exterminator: New hole found in Microsoft Office 2000

This week, Exterminator examines a new Office 2000 security vulnerability, as well as several new patches for Novell software.


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Microsoft Security Bulletin (MS00-034)
Regarding: Microsoft Office 2000
Posted: May 12, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for the patch.
Information URL:Click here for information URL.

Recently, Microsoft released a patch for Office 2000 and Office family members. The patch eliminates a security vulnerability in Microsoft Office 2000 that could allow Web administrators to take inappropriate action against users who visit their sites. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Novell InocuLAN
Regarding: Novell InocuLAN 4.0
Posted: May 19, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for the patch.
Information URL:Click here for information URL.

Novell recently released a patch for InocuLAN 4.0. The patch updates the virus signature for InocuLAN 4.0. This patch is for Windows NT only. For more information on this patch, click on the Information URL above.

Novell ManageWise
Regarding: Novell ManageWise for Windows 95/98
Posted: May 19, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for the patch.
Information URL:Click here for information URL.

Novell recently released a patch that updates the virus signature for ManageWise. However, to install this patch, InocuLAN must be updated to version 4.5. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Novell BorderManager
Regarding: Novell BorderManager 3.5
Posted: May 22, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for the patch.
Information URL:Click here for information URL.

Novell has released a patch for BorderManager 3.5 that updates the Proxy Cache and ACL component. Before this patch can be installed, the Consolidated Support Pack must be installed. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Trend Micro virus updates
Virus/Worm: PE_KALA.15208
Posted: May 23, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information.

Virus/Worm: JS_SPAWN
Posted: May 22, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information.

Virus/Worm: W97M_BABLAS.S
Posted: May 22, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_ASYLUM
Posted: May 22, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information.

Virus/Worm: VBS_GODFATHER.A
Posted: May 22, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information.

Virus/Worm: VBS_NEWLOVE.A
Posted: May 19, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information.

Ed Engelking is a TechRepublic Web editor and the co-owner of UCANweb.com.


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