The updated version of Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool is available.
Knowledge Base (KB) Articles: KB890830
Date Published: 7.08.2008
Download Size: 8.5 MB
Please review KB890830 for the list of malicious software that the current version of the tool is capable of removing as well as usage instructions. Also, please be aware that this tool reports anonymous information back to Microsoft in the event that an infection is found or an error is encountered. The above KB article contains information on how to disable this functionality and what specific information is sent to Microsoft.
Download: Microsoft Download Center.
As part of Microsoft’s routine, monthly security update cycle, they released 4 new security bulletins:
MS08-037 - Vulnerabilities in DNS Could Allow Spoofing (953230)
MS08-038 - Vulnerability in Windows Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution (950582)
MS08-039 - Vulnerabilities in Outlook Web Access for Exchange Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (953747)
MS08-040 - Vulnerabilities in Microsoft SQL Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (941203)
You can view this month's Security Bulletins Summary at their website. Visit also the MSRC blog for further notes or details on the said security bulletins.
For information about non-security releases on Windows Update and Microsoft update, please see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/894199/en-us
Don't forget to scan the system using Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) to check for missing and mis-configured patches.
Security Updates support is free of charge. Contact MS at 1-866-CSAFETY if you are in the US or Canada. International users, please go to http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=21155