Microsoft addressing 15 vulnerabilities in Windows & Office products in November 2009 Security Bulletin

Microsoft released an Advance Security Bulletin Notification for November 2009, scheduled at Tuesday Nov. 10 at 10:00 a.m. PST (UTC -8), that’ll be releasing 6 bulletins (three critical and three important) addressing 15 vulnerabilities, affecting Windows and Microsoft Office products. “Customers should plan a restart for Windows, while Office bulletins may not require a restart […]

Microsoft released an Advance Security Bulletin Notification for November 2009, scheduled at Tuesday Nov. 10 at 10:00 a.m. PST (UTC -8), that’ll be releasing 6 bulletins (three critical and three important) addressing 15 vulnerabilities, affecting Windows and Microsoft Office products. “Customers should plan a restart for Windows, while Office bulletins may not require a restart if components being updated’re not in use,” MSRC blog.

Bulletin IDMaximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability ImpactRestart RequirementAffected Software

Bulletin 1

Critical
Remote Code Execution

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 2

Critical
Remote Code Execution

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 3

Critical
Remote Code Execution

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 4

Important
Denial of Service

Requires restart

Microsoft Windows

Bulletin 5

Important
Remote Code Execution

May require restart

Microsoft Office

Bulletin 6

Important
Remote Code Execution

May require restart

Microsoft Office