Microsoft addressing critical bug on Windows 2000 in Jan 2010 Security Bulletin

Microsoft released an Advance Notification for Jan Security Bulletin Release “addressing a single vulnerability in Windows, that’s critical on Windows 2000 and low for all other platforms. Customers with Windows 2000 systems will want to review and deploy this update as soon as possible but, as we’ll show in our release guidance next week, exploitability […]

Microsoft released an Advance Notification for Jan Security Bulletin Release “addressing a single vulnerability in Windows, that’s critical on Windows 2000 and low for all other platforms. Customers with Windows 2000 systems will want to review and deploy this update as soon as possible but, as we’ll show in our release guidance next week, exploitability index rating for this issue willn’t be high which lowers overall risk. And, we’ll not be addressing Security Advisory 977544 (Vulnerability in SMB Could Allow Denial of Service). We’re still working on an update for the issue at this time” stated MSRC blog.