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Novell releases patch for Toshiba computers

For the second week running, the only new patches Exterminator found are from Novell. If you've had NetWare problems on Toshiba computers, you'll want to download this one. Novell also released an updated version of last week's ManageWise patch.


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Novell issues
Regarding: NetWare 5.1, Novell Small Business Suite 5.1, OnDemand, ZENworks 2, and ZENworks Starter Pack
Date Posted: April 9, 2001
Patch URL:Click here to download the patch.
Information URL:Click here for more information.

This patch is of interest only to admins running Toshiba computers. It contains an updated DMISCAN.EXE that should allow DMISCAN.EXE to access the Service Layer of the Toshiba DMI client. The problem doesn’t affect all models of Toshiba computers.

Regarding: ManageWise 2.7
Date Posted: April 4, 2001
Patch URL:Click here to download the patch.
Information URL:Click here for more information.

This Novell patch replaces the NXPIPX.NLM on your NetExplorer Server. The fix addresses three issues: the discovery of IPX networks by NetExplorer, discovery problems concerning the NMA for NT 2.7 server, and problems with discovering Client boxes. This is a newer version of the patch Exterminator discussed last week.

Virus updates from Trend Micro
Virus/Worm: TROJ_SCOUT.A
Posted: April 9, 2001
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_IE_XPLOIT.A
Posted: April 10, 2001
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_JOINER.I
Posted: April 11, 2001
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Stay current on virus information
Are you keeping up with the latest virus information from Microsoft and Novell? If not, visit the Exterminator archive for past columns with information on bugs and patches you may have missed.

 

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: NetWare 5.1, Novell Small Business Suite 5.1, OnDemand, ZENworks 2, and ZENworks Starter Pack
Date Posted: April 9, 2001
Patch URL:Click here to download the patch.
Information URL:Click here for more information.

This patch is of interest only to admins running Toshiba computers. It contains an updated DMISCAN.EXE that should allow DMISCAN.EXE to access the Service Layer of the Toshiba DMI client. The problem doesn’t affect all models of Toshiba computers.

Regarding: ManageWise 2.7
Date Posted: April 4, 2001
Patch URL:Click here to download the patch.
Information URL:Click here for more information.

This Novell patch replaces the NXPIPX.NLM on your NetExplorer Server. The fix addresses three issues: the discovery of IPX networks by NetExplorer, discovery problems concerning the NMA for NT 2.7 server, and problems with discovering Client boxes. This is a newer version of the patch Exterminator discussed last week.

Virus updates from Trend Micro
Virus/Worm: TROJ_SCOUT.A
Posted: April 9, 2001
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_IE_XPLOIT.A
Posted: April 10, 2001
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Virus/Worm: TROJ_JOINER.I
Posted: April 11, 2001
Risk: Low
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Stay current on virus information
Are you keeping up with the latest virus information from Microsoft and Novell? If not, visit the Exterminator archive for past columns with information on bugs and patches you may have missed.

 

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