Patch Tuesday – December 11, 2007

Seven security bulletins were released by Microsoft on Tuesday, December 11, 2007. 3 Critical Bulletins (MS07-064, MS07-068, and MS07-069) and 4 Important Bulletins (MS07-063, MS07-065, MS07-066, and MS07-067) according to the December 2007 Bulletin Summary.

Critical Bulletins

MS07-064: Vulnerabilities in DirectX Could Allow Remote Code Execution (941568)

Affected Software

  • DirectX 7.0
    • Windows 2000 Server SP4 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
  • DirectX 8.1
    • Windows 2000 Server SP4 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
  • DirectX 9.0c
    • Windows 2000 Server SP4 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows XP SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by Windows XP Service Pack 3 and MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows XP Professional x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows XP SP2 Professional x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows Server 2003 SP1 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows Server 2003 SP1 for Itanium-based Systems – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 for Itanium-based Systems – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-033
      • Supersedes MS05-050
  • DirectX 10.0

MS07-068: Vulnerability in Windows Media File Format Could Allow Remote Code Execution (941569 and 944275)

Affected Software

MS07-069: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (942615)

Affected Software

  • Internet Explorer 5.01
    • Windows 2000 Server SP4 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
  • Internet Explorer 6 SP1
    • Windows 2000 Server SP4 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
  • Internet Explorer 6
    • Windows XP SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows XP Professional x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows XP SP2 Professional x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP1 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP1 for Itanium-based Systems – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 for Itanium-based Systems – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
  • Internet Explorer 7
    • Windows XP SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows XP Professional x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows XP SP2 Professional x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP1 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 x64 Edition – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP1 for Itanium-based Systems – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Server 2003 SP2 for Itanium-based Systems – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Vista, 32-bit Editions – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057
    • Windows Vista, 64-bit Editions – Download Update
      • Superseded by MS08-010
      • Supersedes MS07-057

Important Bulletins

MS07-063: Vulnerability in SMBv2 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942624)

Affected Software

MS07-065: Vulnerability in Message Queuing Could Allow Remote Code Execution (937894)

Affected Software

MS07-066: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (943078)

Affected Software

MS07-067: Vulnerability in Macrovision Driver Could Allow Local Elevation of Privilege (944653)

Affected Software

Important Reminder

Please keep your computer up to date with Critical and Important updates by visiting Microsoft Update. If you experience any problems with Microsoft Security updates then please call Microsoft support for help. There will be no charge for support on Security Updates.

Microsoft has set up newsgroups for self-support. If you need help for Security updates or any other updates that is issued by Microsoft then please visit the Windows Update newsgroup at using your newsreader news://msnews.microsoft.com/microsoft.public.windowsupdate.

Version 2.4
Edited: May 11, 2012

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