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Novell corners the market on fixes this week

It's been a rather slow week for Exterminator—which is good news for admins. There were no bug releases from Microsoft, but Novell filled the void with a patch and a software update, and we've rounded up the latest virus updates from Trend Micro.


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Novell issues
Regarding: Novell Enterprise
Date Posted: Dec. 11, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to download the patch
Information URL:Click here for more information

This week, Novell released a Web server patch for its Novell Enterprise software. The patch includes files containing fixes for the Enterprise Web server running on NetWare 5.1. The patch can be used on NetWare 5.0 servers if the right qualifications are met. For more information on this patch, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: BorderManager 3.5
Date Posted: Dec. 12, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to download the update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released an update for its BorderManager 3.5 software that fixes issues with the software’s Proxy Cache and ACL component. This update requires all current support packs to be installed on the server. For more information on the update, click on the Information URL above.

Virus updates from Trend Micro
Virus/Worm: VBS_FORGOTTEN.A
Posted: Dec. 13, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: W97M_THUS
Posted: Dec. 13, 2000
Risk: Medium
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: PE_SPACES.1445
Posted: Dec. 13, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: W97M_CHINGDA.TRJ
Posted: Dec. 12, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_AOL_PS.A
Posted: Dec. 11, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Exterminator brings you weekly updates on bug fixes, virus recovery, service release announcements, and security notices for Windows, Novell, Linux, and other systems.

Novell issues
Regarding: Novell Enterprise
Date Posted: Dec. 11, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to download the patch
Information URL:Click here for more information

This week, Novell released a Web server patch for its Novell Enterprise software. The patch includes files containing fixes for the Enterprise Web server running on NetWare 5.1. The patch can be used on NetWare 5.0 servers if the right qualifications are met. For more information on this patch, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: BorderManager 3.5
Date Posted: Dec. 12, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to download the update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released an update for its BorderManager 3.5 software that fixes issues with the software’s Proxy Cache and ACL component. This update requires all current support packs to be installed on the server. For more information on the update, click on the Information URL above.

Virus updates from Trend Micro
Virus/Worm: VBS_FORGOTTEN.A
Posted: Dec. 13, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: W97M_THUS
Posted: Dec. 13, 2000
Risk: Medium
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: PE_SPACES.1445
Posted: Dec. 13, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: W97M_CHINGDA.TRJ
Posted: Dec. 12, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_AOL_PS.A
Posted: Dec. 11, 2000
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

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