This month two new security bulletins have been published ( MS08-068 and MS08-069 ) as part of the usual launch of Microsoft Updates.

According to Microsoft's classification one of the bulletins are rated as "critical" and the last one as "important". So we recommend you to update your system as soon as possible.

You can find more information about this security bulletins by clicking the followings links:

  • MS08-068: It solves a vulnerability in the Microsoft Server Message Block (SMB) protocol which could allow an attacking user to execute remote code.
  • MS08-069: It solves three vulnerabilities in Microsoft XML Core Services, which could allow remote code to be executed and information to be disclosed if the user follows a link to a specially crafted website which exploits the vulnerability.