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Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/9/10) Forum
|Microsoft security updates for July 2007|
|Microsoft security updates for July 2007 [microsoft.com] |
As part of Microsoft's routine, monthly security update cycle, we released the following security updates in July: MS07-036 - addresses a vulnerability in Microsoft Office Excel (KB 936542) MS07-037 - addresses a vulnerability in Microsoft Office Publisher (KB 936548) MS07-038 - addresses a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows (KB 935807) MS07-039 - addresses a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows (KB 926122) MS07-040 - addresses a vulnerability in the .NET Framework (KB 931212) MS07-041 - addresses a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 running IIS 5.1 (KB 939373)
We also re-released the following security bulletin:
MS06-078 - MS06-078 has been updated to support the release of Windows Server 2003 SP2 (KB 923689 and KB 925398)
Looks like a lot of stuff, I downloaded these last night.
Be forewarned that all of the machines I've updated so far have required reboots. That includes servers.
|Be forewarned that all of the machines I've updated so far have required reboots. That includes servers. |
I have Auto Update set to download updates but no automatically apply them.
Last night all 3 of my computers auto applied them and rebooted overridding my preferences.
I would guess there was something MS thought was critical in them.
|Last night all 3 of my computers auto applied them and rebooted overridding my preferences. |
I have several machines set with that preference and none of them installed or rebooted automatically. They just downloaded the patches. Are you certain your settings are for download only?
|Are you certain your settings are for download only? |
Yep... in fact this computer I'm on wants me to install some updates right now.
My kids computer is visible from here... I saw it reboot last night... thought maybe the cat had done it.
This computer... wanted to reboot right when I was going to bed... it was late and I was tired so I assumed I had initiated the reboot.
But I had left my laptop on last night in my shipping room. Today after un-hibranating it there was a message saying Windows Update had rebooted it.
In all cases I was a month or so behind in updating it... don't know if that had anything to do with it.
I don't even allow updates to be downloaded automatically.
On our 64-bit machine, it downloaded the updates and rebooted, which was fine. It is running Exchange actually. I had to re-boot it again when I woke up because POP was not working for some reason.
I shut down everything, especially since I noticed some Outlook 2007 updates but my local machine still wanted to shut down to complete the install
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