April 8, 2008
Microsoft released the April Security Update on April 8, 2008. Eight bulletins were released that address ten individual vulnerabilities. Microsoft rated five of the eight bulletins as Critical. Exploits of the Critical vulnerabilities, which exist in Microsoft Project, Windows GDI, Windows VBScript and Jscript, and Internet Explorer, all require some level of user interaction. The three updates rated as Important address vulnerabilities in Microsoft Visio, the Windows DNS Client, and the Windows Kernel.
Cisco Applied Mitigation Bulletin
Cisco Applied Mitigation Bulletins provide identification and mitigation techniques that administrators can deploy on Cisco network devices. When applicable, Cisco IOS access control lists, Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) signatures, Cisco IOS NetFlow, and firewall inspection are among the techniques discussed in the bulletins.
Cisco Applied Mitigation Bulletin: Microsoft Security Bulletin for April 2008
Cisco Contact Center Enterprise and Hosted Products Impact Assessment
Cisco Security IntelliShield Alert Manager and Cisco IPS
The following table identifies Cisco Security IntelliShield Alert Manager alerts and Cisco IPS signatures associated with this Microsoft update:
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