Microsoft today released its August 2007 security bulletin, which includes nine updates: Six are designated as "critical" by the software giant and three are deemed "important." Two patches affect Microsoft products on the Mac, and one affects Windows Vista. All Microsoft security patches for Windows and Office software are available via Microsoft Update or via the individual bulletins detailed below.
MS07-042: CriticalTitled "Vulnerability in Microsoft XML Core Services Could Allow Remote Code Execution (936227)" this bulletin affects users of Microsoft XML Core Services in Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, and Windows Vista; it also affects Microsoft Office 2003, Office 2007 and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server; and it addresses the vulnerability detailed in CVE-2007-2223. Successful exploitation could lead to remote code execution.… Read more