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Windows 7: Windows February Updates

09 Feb 2010   #1
D3ftOn3Z

Win 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 
Windows 7 "February Updates"

Here's are today's updates. 7 updates in total. Installed all of them with no issues.
6 important updates & 1 recommended updates. Screenshot included below.

Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB978251)

Download size: 231 KB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Important

A security issue has been identified that could allow an unauthenticated remote attacker to compromise your system and gain control over it. You can help protect your system by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this update, you may have to restart your system.

More information:
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-006 - Critical: Vulnerabilities in SMB Client Could Allow Remote Code Execution (978251)

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com

Update for Rights Management Services Client for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB979099)

Download size: 2.0 MB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Recommended

Install this update to resolve issues caused by manifest expiration in AD RMS enabled applications. This update will fix any existing issues in addition to addressing any future application manifest expirations. After you install this item, you may have to restart any running AD RMS enabled applications.

More information:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979099

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com

Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool x64 - February 2010 (KB890830)

Download size: 1.6 MB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Important

After the download, this tool runs one time to check your computer for infection by specific, prevalent malicious software (including Blaster, Sasser, and Mydoom) and helps remove any infection that is found. If an infection is found, the tool will display a status report the next time that you start your computer. A new version of the tool will be offered every month. If you want to manually run the tool on your computer, you can download a copy from the Microsoft Download Center, or you can run an online version from microsoft.com. This tool is not a replacement for an antivirus product. To help protect your computer, you should use an antivirus product.

More information:
The Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool helps remove specific, prevalent malicious software from computers that are running Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, or Windows 2000

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com

Update for Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 Junk Email Filter (KB977719)

Download size: 3.3 MB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Important

This update provides the Junk E-mail Filter in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 with a more current definition of which e-mail messages should be considered junk e-mail.

More information:
Description of the Office Outlook 2007 Junk E-mail Filter update: February 9, 2010

Help and Support:
Microsoft Support

Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB975560)

Download size: 1.5 MB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Important

A security issue has been identified that could allow an unauthenticated remote attacker to compromise your system and gain control over it. You can help protect your system by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this update, you may have to restart your system.

More information:
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-013 - Critical: Vulnerability in Microsoft DirectShow Could Allow Remote Code Execution (977935)

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com

Cumulative Security Update for ActiveX Killbits for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB978262)

Download size: 28 KB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Important

Security issues have been identified in ActiveX controls that could allow an attacker to compromise a system running Microsoft Internet Explorer and gain control over it. You can help protect your system by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

More information:
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-055 - Critical: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits (973525)

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com

Security Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB971468)

Download size: 305 KB

You may need to restart your computer for this update to take effect.

Update type: Important

A security issue has been identified that could allow an unauthenticated remote attacker to compromise your system and gain control over it. You can help protect your system by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this update, you may have to restart your system.

More information:
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-012 - Important: Vulnerabilities in SMB Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution (971468)

Help and Support:
http://support.microsoft.com




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09 Feb 2010   #2
Haven

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Hey there i downloaded these updates and my pc wont start up again, it gets stuck at the starting windows screen. Does anyone else have any probs with these updates. It installs them then restarts, goes to log off screen gets to 30% then restarts ad wont start up again till i do system restore.

Thanks kindly in advance for any replys.
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09 Feb 2010   #3
D3ftOn3Z

Win 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Haven View Post
Hey there i downloaded these updates and my pc wont start up again, it gets stuck at the starting windows screen. Does anyone else have any probs with these updates. It installs them then restarts, goes to log off screen gets to 30% then restarts ad wont start up again till i do system restore.

Thanks kindly in advance for any replys.
Working fine here. No problems at all with these updates as they are officially released from MS.
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09 Feb 2010   #4
Haven

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

ahhh must be conflicting with something then ....Bugger. Thanks for the reply ill try one by one see which one it is, that means like 7 restores to go lol.
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09 Feb 2010   #5
D3ftOn3Z

Win 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Haven View Post
ahhh must be conflicting with something then ....Bugger. Thanks for the reply ill try one by one see which one it is, that means like 7 restores to go lol.
No probs.
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09 Feb 2010   #6
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

11 updates all installed ok.
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09 Feb 2010   #7
polarbear

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

All great here after all the updates and reboot... GL
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09 Feb 2010   #8
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

All updates installed without a problem, thanks for the heads up D3ftOn3Z.
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09 Feb 2010   #9
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Thanks, D3ftOn3Z. Installed 7 updates with no problems - thankfully.
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10 Feb 2010   #10
D3ftOn3Z

Win 7 Ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

You're welcome Carl & Uber.
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