Security Bulletin Webcast Questions and Answers – January 2009



During this month’s webcast we were able to address 21 questions in the time allotted. We addressed several questions regarding MS09-001 and its relationship to previously released SMB bulletins. There were also questions regarding update deployment and attack vectors addressed. The remaining questions primarily concerned the Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) update regarding the W32/Conficker worm.


Here is the link to the full Q&A so you can see all of the answers that were provided for these great questions:


Also, here is the link to the Q&A index page in case you want to view previous months:


As always, customers experiencing issues installing any of the updates this month should contact our Customer Service and Support group:


Customers in the U.S. and Canada can receive technical support from Microsoft Customer Support Services at 1-866-PCSAFETY. There is no charge for support calls that are associated with security updates.


International customers can receive support from their local Microsoft subsidiaries. There is no charge for support that is associated with security updates. For more information about how to contact Microsoft for support issues, visit the International Support Web site.




Al Brown


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