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Telnet patch needed for Windows 2000

This week, the Exterminator takes a look at a patch for Windows 2000. You'll also find a host of Novell updates, along with a virus update from Trend Micro.


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Microsoft Security Bulletin (MS00-050)
Regarding: Microsoft Windows 2000
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to get the patch
Information URL:Click here for more information

Microsoft has released a patch that covers all versions of Windows 2000, including Professional, Server, and Advanced Server. The patch eliminates a vulnerability in the Telnet Server that is included in every version of Windows 2000. The vulnerability could allow a user to prevent other users' access to Telnet services. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Microsoft Security Bulletin (MS00-051)
Regarding: Microsoft Excel 97 and Excel 2000
Date Posted: July 26, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to get the Excel 97 patch
Patch URL:Click here to get the Excel 2000 patch
Information URL:Click here for more information

Microsoft has released a patch for Excel 97 and 2000 that eliminates a vulnerability that could allow someone to run code from an Excel worksheet without a user’s knowledge. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Novell issues
Regarding: ZENworks
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has issued an update for ZENworks for Desktop 2 product with Service Pack 1. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: Novell Client
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released a utility to help with installation of NetWare 5.1 servers. The utility provides a basic connection to complete an “across the wire” connection. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: Upgrade Wizard 3.1 and Migration Wizard 4.0
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released a .dll file to replace the existing .dll in the directory where the Upgrade Wizard or Migration Wizard exists. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: eDirectory
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has issued an update for its eDirectory client. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: NetWare 4.11 and 4.2
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released a client for NetWare 4.11 and 4.2. The file updates Novell Directory Services. Novell strongly recommends updating these files. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Virus updates from Trend Micro
Virus/Worm: PE_GHOSTDOG2
Posted: July 25, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

Exterminator stamps out bugs
The Exterminator brings you weekly updates on bug fixes, virus recovery, service release announcements, and security notices for Windows, Sun, Linux, and other systems.

Microsoft Security Bulletin (MS00-050)
Regarding: Microsoft Windows 2000
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to get the patch
Information URL:Click here for more information

Microsoft has released a patch that covers all versions of Windows 2000, including Professional, Server, and Advanced Server. The patch eliminates a vulnerability in the Telnet Server that is included in every version of Windows 2000. The vulnerability could allow a user to prevent other users' access to Telnet services. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Microsoft Security Bulletin (MS00-051)
Regarding: Microsoft Excel 97 and Excel 2000
Date Posted: July 26, 2000
Patch URL:Click here to get the Excel 97 patch
Patch URL:Click here to get the Excel 2000 patch
Information URL:Click here for more information

Microsoft has released a patch for Excel 97 and 2000 that eliminates a vulnerability that could allow someone to run code from an Excel worksheet without a user’s knowledge. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Novell issues
Regarding: ZENworks
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has issued an update for ZENworks for Desktop 2 product with Service Pack 1. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: Novell Client
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released a utility to help with installation of NetWare 5.1 servers. The utility provides a basic connection to complete an “across the wire” connection. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: Upgrade Wizard 3.1 and Migration Wizard 4.0
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released a .dll file to replace the existing .dll in the directory where the Upgrade Wizard or Migration Wizard exists. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: eDirectory
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has issued an update for its eDirectory client. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Regarding: NetWare 4.11 and 4.2
Date Posted: July 24, 2000
Patch URL:Click here for update
Information URL:Click here for more information

Novell has released a client for NetWare 4.11 and 4.2. The file updates Novell Directory Services. Novell strongly recommends updating these files. For more information, click on the Information URL above.

Virus updates from Trend Micro
Virus/Worm: PE_GHOSTDOG2
Posted: July 25, 2000
Information URL:Click here for more information on this virus.

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